ICD-10-CM Code M05.17
Rheumatoid lung disease with rheumatoid arthritis of ankle and foot
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code M05.17 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of M05.17 that describes the diagnosis 'rheumatoid lung disease w rheumatoid arthritis of ank/ft' in more detail.
- M05.17 Rheumatoid lung disease with rheumatoid arthritis of ankle and foot NON-BILLABLE
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|
Coding Notes for M05.17 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Rheumatoid lung disease with rheumatoid arthritis, tarsus, metatarsus and phalanges
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M05.17 - Rheumatoid lung disease with rheumatoid arthritis of ankle and foot'
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