ICD-10-CM Code M41.02
Infantile idiopathic scoliosis, cervical region
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M41.02 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of infantile idiopathic scoliosis, cervical region. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M41 is used to code Kyphoscoliosis
Kyphoscoliosis describes an abnormal curvature of the spine in both a coronal and sagittal plane. It is a combination of kyphosis and scoliosis. This musculoskeletal disorder often leads to other issues in patients, such as under-ventilation of lungs, pulmonary hypertension, difficulty in performing the day to day activities, psychological issues emanating from fear of acceptance among peers, especially in young patients.. It can also be seen in syringomyelia, Friedreich's ataxia and Duchenne muscular dystrophy due to asymmetric weakening of the paraspinal muscles.
|ICD 9 Codes:||737.30, 756.19|
Kyphoscoliosis in a 10-year-old girl with Riley-Day syndrome.
- DRG Group #456-458 - Spinal fus except cerv with spinal curv or malig or infec or 9+ fus with MCC.
- DRG Group #456-458 - Spinal fus except cerv with spinal curv or malig or infec or 9+ fus with CC.
- DRG Group #456-458 - Spinal fus except cerv with spinal curv or malig or infec or 9+ fus without CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #551-552 - Medical back problems with MCC.
- DRG Group #551-552 - Medical back problems without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M41.02 - Infantile idiopathic scoliosis, cervical region'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Codes 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 M41.02 and a single ICD9 code, 737.32 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.