ICD-10-CM Code M65.18
Other infective (teno)synovitis, other site
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M65.18 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other infective (teno)synovitis, other site. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M65 is used to code Synovitis
Synovitis is the medical term for inflammation of the synovial membrane. This membrane lines joints which possess cavities, known as synovial joints. The condition is usually painful, particularly when the joint is moved. The joint usually swells due to synovial fluid collection.
|MeSH Codes:||D013585, , , , ,|
|ICD 9 Codes:||727.0, 725, 726, 727, 728, 729|
- 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 'M65.18 - Other infective (teno)synovitis, other site'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M65.18. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 M65.18 and a single ICD9 code, 727.09 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.