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ICD-10-CM Code M70.6
Trochanteric bursitis

Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code M70.6 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of M70.6 that describes the diagnosis 'trochanteric bursitis' in more detail.

The ICD code M706 is used to code Greater trochanteric pain syndrome

Greater trochanteric pain syndrome (GTPS), also known as trochanteric bursitis, is inflammation of the trochanteric bursa, a part of the hip.

ICD 9 Code: 726.5
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Coding Notes for M70.6 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Inclusion Terms:
Inclusion Terms
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Trochanteric tendinitis

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M70.6 - Trochanteric bursitis'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M70.6. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Parent Code: M70 - Soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure

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