ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 719.98

Joint dis NOS-oth jt

Diagnosis Code 719.98

ICD-9: 719.98
Short Description: Joint dis NOS-oth jt
Long Description: Unspecified disorder of joint, other specified sites
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 719.98

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (710–739)
    • Arthropathies and related disorders (710-719)
      • 719 Other and unspecified disorder of joint

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Decreased passive range of thoracic spine left lateral flexion
  • Disorder of joint of spine
  • No active range of cervical spine extension
  • No active range of cervical spine flexion
  • No active range of cervical spine protraction
  • No active range of cervical spine retraction
  • No active range of cervical spine right lateral flexion
  • No active range of cervical spine right rotation
  • No active range of lumbar spine extension
  • No active range of lumbar spine flexion
  • No active range of lumbar spine left lateral flexion
  • No active range of lumbar spine left rotation
  • No active range of lumbar spine right lateral flexion
  • No active range of lumbar spine right rotation
  • No active range of thoracic spine extension
  • No active range of thoracic spine flexion
  • No active range of thoracic spine left lateral flexion
  • No active range of thoracic spine left rotation
  • No active range of thoracic spine right lateral flexion
  • No active range of thoracic spine right rotation
  • No cervical spine movement
  • No lumbar spine movement
  • No passive range of cervical spine extension
  • No passive range of cervical spine flexion
  • No passive range of cervical spine left lateral flexion
  • No passive range of cervical spine left rotation
  • No passive range of cervical spine right lateral flexion
  • No passive range of cervical spine right rotation
  • No passive range of lumbar spine extension
  • No passive range of lumbar spine flexion
  • No passive range of lumbar spine left lateral flexion
  • No passive range of lumbar spine left rotation
  • No passive range of lumbar spine right lateral flexion
  • No passive range of lumbar spine right rotation
  • No passive range of right thoracic spine rotation
  • No passive range of thoracic spine extension
  • No passive range of thoracic spine flexion
  • No passive range of thoracic spine left lateral flexion
  • No passive range of thoracic spine left rotation
  • No passive range of thoracic spine right lateral flexion
  • No thoracic spine movement
  • On examination - neck joint abnormal
  • Spinal instability

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 719.98 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Joint Disorders

A joint is where two or more bones come together, like the knee, hip, elbow, or shoulder. Joints can be damaged by many types of injuries or diseases, including

  • Arthritis - inflammation of a joint. It causes pain, stiffness, and swelling. Over time, the joint can become severely damaged.
  • Bursitis - inflammation of a fluid-filled sac that cushions the joint
  • Dislocations - injuries that force the ends of the bones out of position

Treatment of joint problems depends on the cause. If you have a sports injury, treatment often begins with the RICE (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation) method to relieve pain, reduce swelling, and speed healing. Other possible treatments include pain relievers, keeping the injured area from moving, rehabilitation, and sometimes surgery. For arthritis, injuries, or other diseases, you may need joint replacement surgery to remove the damaged joint and put in a new one.

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

  • Hypermobile joints
  • Joint pain
  • Joint swelling
  • Joint x-ray
  • Limited range of motion


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