Dactylitis

"Dactylitis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "dactylitis"

  • Dactylitis
    • bone - See: Osteomyelitis;
    • sickle-cell - D57.00 Hb-SS disease with crisis, unspecified
      • Hb C - D57.219 Sickle-cell/Hb-C disease with crisis, unspecified
      • Hb SS - D57.00 Hb-SS disease with crisis, unspecified
      • specified NEC - D57.819 Other sickle-cell disorders with crisis, unspecified
    • skin - L08.9 Local infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified
    • syphilitic - A52.77 Syphilis of bone and joint
    • tuberculous - A18.03 Tuberculosis of other bones

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Bone and Bones: A specialized CONNECTIVE TISSUE that is the main constituent of the SKELETON. The principal cellular component of bone is comprised of OSTEOBLASTS; OSTEOCYTES; and OSTEOCLASTS, while FIBRILLAR COLLAGENS and hydroxyapatite crystals form the BONE MATRIX.

Skin: The outer covering of the body that protects it from the environment. It is composed of the DERMIS and the EPIDERMIS.