ICD-10-CM Code M87.138
Osteonecrosis due to drugs of left carpus
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M87.138 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of osteonecrosis due to drugs of left carpus. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M871 is used to code Osteonecrosis of the jaw
Osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) is a severe bone disease (osteonecrosis) that affects the jaws (the maxilla and the mandible). Various forms of ONJ have been described over the last 160 years, and a number of causes have been suggested in the literature.
|ICD 9 Code:
Osteonecrosis of the jaw of the upper left jaw in a patient diagnosed with chronic venous insufficiency
- DRG Group #553-554 - Bone diseases and arthropathies with MCC.
- DRG Group #553-554 - Bone diseases and arthropathies 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 M87.138 and a single ICD9 code, 733.49 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.