ICD-10-CM Code M05.249
Rheumatoid vasculitis with rheumatoid arthritis of unspecified hand
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M05.249 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of rheumatoid vasculitis with rheumatoid arthritis of unspecified hand. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M052 is used to code Rheumatoid vasculitis
Rheumatoid vasculitis is skin condition that is a typical feature of rheumatoid arthritis, presenting as peripheral vascular lesions that are localized purpura, cutaneous ulceration, and gangrene of the distal parts of the extremities.
- DRG Group #545-547 - Connective tissue disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #545-547 - Connective tissue disorders with CC.
- DRG Group #545-547 - Connective tissue disorders without CC or MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider laterality specification
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 M05.249 and a single ICD9 code, 714.2 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.