ICD-10-CM Code M76.70
Peroneal tendinitis, unspecified leg
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M76.70 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of peroneal tendinitis, unspecified leg. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M76 is used to code Enthesopathy
In medicine, an enthesopathy refers to a disorder involving the attachment of a tendon or ligament to a bone. This site of attachment is known as the entheses.
|ICD 9 Code:||726|
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with MCC.
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Peroneal tendinitis (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- 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 M76.70 and a single ICD9 code, 726.79 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.