ICD-10-CM Code M70.50
Other bursitis of knee, unspecified knee
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M70.50 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other bursitis of knee, unspecified knee. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M70 is used to code Soft tissue disorder
Soft tissue disorders are medical conditions affecting soft tissue.
|MeSH Codes:||, , , , , D012090, D012090, D012090, D012090, D012090, D012090, D012090, D012090, D012090|
|ICD 9 Codes:||725, 726, 727, 728, 729, E927.1, E927.3, E927.4, E927.5, E927.6, E927.7, E927.8, E927.9, 727.2|
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with MCC.
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Beat knee (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
- Consider laterality specification
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 M70.50 and a single ICD9 code, 726.60 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.