ICD-10-CM Code M61.19
Myositis ossificans progressiva, multiple sites
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M61.19 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of myositis ossificans progressiva, multiple sites. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M611 is used to code Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva
Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) is an extremely rare connective tissue disease. The disease is caused by a mutation of the body's repair mechanism, which causes fibrous tissue (including muscle, tendon, and ligament) to be ossified spontaneously or when damaged. In many cases, injuries can cause joints to become permanently frozen in place. Surgical removal of the extra bone growths has been shown to cause the body to "repair" the affected area with even more bone.
|ICD 9 Code:||728.11|
The effects of fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva, a disease which causes damaged soft tissue to regrow as bone. Sufferers are slowly imprisoned by their own skeletons.
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with MCC.
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M61.19 - Myositis ossificans progressiva, multiple sites'
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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 M61.19 and a single ICD9 code, 728.11 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: M61.1 - Myositis ossificans progressiva