ICD-10-CM Code M05.27
Rheumatoid vasculitis 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 M05.27 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of M05.27 that describes the diagnosis 'rheumatoid vasculitis w rheumatoid arthritis of ank/ft' in more detail.
- M05.27 Rheumatoid vasculitis with rheumatoid arthritis of ankle and foot NON-BILLABLE
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.
Coding Notes for M05.27 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 vasculitis with rheumatoid arthritis, tarsus, metatarsus and phalanges
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M05.27 - Rheumatoid vasculitis with rheumatoid arthritis of ankle and foot'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M05.27. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.