Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 838.15

Short Description: Disloc metatarsophal-opn

Long Description: Open dislocation of metatarsophalangeal (joint)

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Dislocation (830-839)
      • 838 Dislocation of foot
        • 838.15 Disloc metatarsophal-opn

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 838.15 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
    • metatarsophalangeal (joint) (closed) 838.05
      • open 838.15

Crosswalk Information

The code 838.15 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
838.15 Right Arrow S93.129A Dislocation of MTP joint of unsp toe(s), init
S91.309A Unspecified open wound, unspecified foot, initial encounter
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
838.00 Closed dislocation of foot, unspecified
838.01 Closed dislocation of tarsal (bone), joint unspecified
838.02 Closed dislocation of midtarsal (joint)
838.03 Closed dislocation of tarsometatarsal (joint)
838.04 Closed dislocation of metatarsal (bone), joint unspecified
838.05 Closed dislocation of metatarsophalangeal (joint)
838.06 Closed dislocation of interphalangeal (joint), foot
838.09 Closed dislocation of foot, other
838.10 Open dislocation of foot, unspecified
838.11 Open dislocation of tarsal (bone), joint unspecified
838.12 Open dislocation of midtarsal (joint)
838.13 Open dislocation of tarsometatarsal (joint)
838.14 Open dislocation of metatarsal (bone), joint unspecified
838.16 Open dislocation of interphalangeal (joint), foot
838.19 Open dislocation of foot, other

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2014