Orthopedic ICD-9 to ICD-10 Code Conversions for Upper Body

Orthopedic ICD-9 to ICD-10 Crosswalk

Note: For certain ICD-10 codes, there may be more specific code choice selections available. Make sure to review whether a more specific code exists. Codes with a greater degree of specificity should be considered first.

* Indicates ICD-10 codes requiring a 7th character extender.

25 of the Most Common Orthopedic ICD-10 Codes for the Upper Body


354.0 Carpal tunnel syndrome

715.91 Osteoarthritis, unspecified whether generalized or localized, shoulder region

718.01 Articular cartilage disorder, shoulder region

718.31 Recurrent dislocation of joint, shoulder region

719.41 Pain in joint, shoulder region

722.4 Degeneration of cervical intervertebral disc

722.52 Degeneration of lumbar or lumbosacral intervertebral disc

722.6 Degeneration intervertebral disc site unspecified

723.0 Spinal stenosis of cervical region

723.1 Cervicalgia

ICD-10-CM Codes

724.00 Spinal stenosis, unspecified region

724.3 Sciatica

724.00 Spinal stenosis, unspecified region

724.5 Backache NOS (Backache, unspecified)

727.61 Complete rupture of rotator cuff

ICD-10-CM Codes

737.10 Kyphosis (acquired) (postural)

ICD-10-CM Codes

738.4 Acquiered spondylollsthesis

801.00 Closed fracture base of skull without intacranial injury unspecified state of consciousness

805.02 Fracture, cervical, closed, second cervical vertebra

810.00 Fracture of clavicle, closed, unspecified part

816.03 Closed fracture multiple sites phalanx/phalanges (hand)

832.12 Open Posterior dislocation of the elbow

840.4 Sprain and strain of rotator cuff (capsule)

840.6 Sprain and strain supraspinatus (muscle) (tendon)

ICD-10-CM Codes

840.8 Sprains and strains of other specified sites of shoulder and upper arm

* Indicates ICD-10 codes requiring a 7th character extender.

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