ICD-10-CM Code M36.1
Arthropathy in neoplastic disease
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Manifestation CodeCertain ICD-10-CM codes identify an underlying condition known as an etiology code. Conditions that arise as a result of an underlying condition (etiology), are referred to as Manifestations. In ICD-10-CM, etiology codes must be coded first, followed by the manifestation codes. When a condition requires etiology and manifestation codes, there is a "use additional code" note following the etiology code and a "code first" note following the manifestation code.
M36.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of arthropathy in neoplastic disease. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for M36.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
- DRG Group #553-554 - Bone diseases and arthropathies with MCC.
- DRG Group #553-554 - Bone diseases and arthropathies without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
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 M36.1 and a single ICD9 code, 713.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.