ICD-10-CM Code M76.821
Posterior tibial tendinitis, right leg
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M76.821 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of posterior tibial tendinitis, right 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.
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 M76.821 and a single ICD9 code, 726.72 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.