2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M06.88

Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, vertebrae

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • M06.88 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM M06.88 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M06.88 - other international versions of ICD-10 M06.88 may differ.
The following code(s) above M06.88 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to M06.88:
  • M00-M99
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range M00-M99

    Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue

    Note
    • Use an external cause code following the code for the musculoskeletal condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the musculoskeletal condition
    Type 2 Excludes
    • arthropathic psoriasis (L40.5-)
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • compartment syndrome (traumatic) (T79.A-)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
ICD-10-CM M06.88 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 545 Connective tissue disorders with mcc
  • 546 Connective tissue disorders with cc
  • 547 Connective tissue disorders without cc/mcc

Convert M06.88 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M06.88:
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) M19.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M19.90

    Unspecified osteoarthritis, unspecified site

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Arthrosis NOS
    • Arthritis NOS
    • Osteoarthritis NOS
    • rheumatoid M06.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M06.9

      Rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified type NEC M06.80
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M06.80

        Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified site

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        • vertebra M06.88
  • Torticollis (intermittent) (spastic) M43.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M43.6

    Torticollis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital (sternomastoid) torticollis (Q68.0)
    • current injury - see Injury, of spine, by body region
    • ocular torticollis (R29.891)
    • psychogenic torticollis (F45.8)
    • spasmodic torticollis (G24.3)
    • torticollis due to birth injury (P15.2)
    • rheumatoid M06.88

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M06.88
M06.852 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left hip
M06.859 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified hip
M06.86 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, knee
M06.861 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right knee
M06.862 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left knee
M06.869 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified knee
M06.87 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, ankle and foot
M06.871 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, right ankle and foot
M06.872 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, left ankle and foot
M06.879 Other specified rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified ankle and foot
M06.88 …… vertebrae
M06.89 …… multiple sites
M06.8A …… other specified site
M06.9 Rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified
M07 Enteropathic arthropathies
M07.6 Enteropathic arthropathies
M07.60 …… unspecified site
M07.61 Enteropathic arthropathies, shoulder
M07.611 Enteropathic arthropathies, right shoulder
M07.612 Enteropathic arthropathies, left shoulder
M07.619 Enteropathic arthropathies, unspecified shoulder

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.