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ICD-10-CM Code M72.9
Fibroblastic disorder, unspecified

BILLABLE
Billable Code
Billable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

M72.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of fibroblastic disorder, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.


The ICD code M729 is used to code Fasciitis

In medicine, fasciitis /ˌfæʃiˈaɪtɪs/ is an inflammation of the fascia, which is the connective tissue surrounding muscles, blood vessels and nerves.

Specialty: Rheumatology
MeSH Code: D005208
ICD 9 Code: 729.4
Source: Wikipedia

Coding Notes for M72.9 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Inclusion Terms:
Inclusion Terms
Inclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
Fasciitis NOS
Fibromatosis NOS

MS-DRG Mapping

  • DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with MCC.
  • DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without MCC.

Coding Advice SNOMET-CT

  • Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M72.9 - Fibroblastic disorder, unspecified'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M72.9. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Fasciitis (M72.9)
Fibromatosis (M72.9)

Equivalent ICD-9 Codes GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)

Other fibromatoses of muscle, ligament, and fascia (approximate match)
Fasciitis, unspecified (approximate match)

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 M72.9 and a single ICD9 code, 729.4 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.


Parent Code: M72 - Fibroblastic disorders

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