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ICD-10-CM Section M20-M25
Other joint disorders

Coding Notes for Section M20-M25

Section Notes:
Use an external cause code following the code for the musculoskeletal condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the musculoskeletal condition
Section Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 Excludes
Type-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."
Arthropathic psoriasis - instead, use code L40.5-
Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period - instead, use Section P04-P96
Certain infectious and parasitic diseases - instead, use Section A00-B99
Compartment syndrome (traumatic) - instead, use code T79.A-
Complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium - instead, use Section O00-O9A
Congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities - instead, use Section Q00-Q99
Endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases - instead, use Section E00-E88
Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes - instead, use Section S00-T88
Neoplasms - instead, use Section C00-D49
Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified - instead, use Section R00-R94
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Source: http://icd.codes/icd10cm/chapter13/M20-M25