ICD-10-CM Code M05.149
Rheumatoid lung disease with rheumatoid arthritis of unspecified hand
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M05.149 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of rheumatoid lung disease with rheumatoid arthritis of unspecified hand. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M051 is used to code Caplan's syndrome
Caplan's syndrome (or Caplan disease or Rheumatoid pneumoconiosis) is a combination of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and pneumoconiosis that manifests as intrapulmonary nodules, which appear homogenous and well-defined on chest X-ray.
|ICD 9 Code:||714.81|
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease with MCC.
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease with CC.
- DRG Group #196-198 - Interstitial lung disease without CC or MCC.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code M05.149 and a single ICD9 code, 714.81 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.