ICD-10-CM Code M77
Non-Billable CodeNon-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 Code M77 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of M77 that describes the diagnosis 'other enthesopathies' in more detail.
- M77 Other enthesopathies NON-BILLABLE
- M77.0 NON-BILLABLE
- M77.1 NON-BILLABLE
- M77.2 NON-BILLABLE
- M77.3 NON-BILLABLE
- M77.4 NON-BILLABLE
- M77.5 Other NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE M77.8 Other
- BILLABLE M77.9
Coding Notes for M77 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Bursitis NOS - instead, use code M71.9-
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Bursitis due to use, overuse and pressure - instead, use code M70.-
- Osteophyte - instead, use code M25.7
- Spinal enthesopathy - instead, use code M46.0-
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M77 - Other enthesopathies'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M77. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.