Convert ICD-10-CM M00.879 to ICD-9-CM

ICD-10-CM M00.879 converts approximately to:

Note: approximate conversions between ICD-9-CM codes and ICD-10-CM codes may require clinical interpretation in order to determine the most appropriate conversion code(s) for your specific coding situation.

Alternatively, M00.879 can be converted to ICD-9-CM using the following scenario:
Scenario 1
  • 2015 ICD-9-CM 041.89 Other specified bacterial infections in conditions classified elsewhere and of unspecified site, other specified bacteria
  • With:
  • 2015 ICD-9-CM 711.07 Pyogenic arthritis, ankle and foot

Note: approximate conversions between ICD-9-CM codes and ICD-10-CM codes may require clinical interpretation in order to determine the most appropriate conversion code(s) for your specific coding situation.

Source: 2019 ICD-10-CM CMS General Equivalence Mappings.