Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 838.16

Short Description: Dis interphalan foot-opn

Long Description: Open dislocation of interphalangeal (joint), foot

Code Classification:

  • Injury and poisoning (800–999)
    • Dislocation (830-839)
      • 838 Dislocation of foot
        • 838.16 Dis interphalan foot-opn

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 838.16 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Dislocation (articulation) (closed) (displacement) (simple) (subluxation) 839.8
    • interphalangeal (joint)
      • foot or toe (closed) 838.06
        • open 838.16

Crosswalk Information

The code 838.16 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
838.16 Right Arrow S93.119A Dislocation of interphalangeal joint of unsp toe(s), init
S91.109A Unsp open wound of unsp toe(s) w/o damage to nail, init
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
838.15 Open dislocation of metatarsophalangeal (joint)
838.19 Open dislocation of foot, other

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