ICD-10-CM Code M47.89
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 M47.89 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the nine child codes of M47.89 that describes the diagnosis 'other spondylosis' in more detail.
- M47.89 Other spondylosis NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code M47 is used to code Spondyloarthropathy
Spondyloarthropathy or spondyloarthrosis refers to any joint disease of the vertebral column. As such, it is a class or category of diseases rather than a single, specific entity. It differs from spondylopathy, which is a disease of the vertebra itself. However, many conditions involve both spondylopathy and spondyloarthropathy.
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|ICD 9 Codes:||720.721722723724, 720, 721, 722, 723, 724|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M47.89 - Other spondylosis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M47.89. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.