2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M08

Juvenile arthritis

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  • any associated underlying condition, such as:
  • regional enteritis [Crohn's disease] (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K50
    • K50 Crohn's disease [regional enteritis]
      • K50.0 Crohn's disease of small intestine
        • K50.00 Crohn's disease of small intestine without co...
        • K50.01 Crohn's disease of small intestine with compl...
          • K50.011 Crohn's disease of small intestine with recta...
          • K50.012 Crohn's disease of small intestine with intes...
          • K50.013 Crohn's disease of small intestine with fistu...
          • K50.014 Crohn's disease of small intestine with absce...
          • K50.018 Crohn's disease of small intestine with other...
          • K50.019 Crohn's disease of small intestine with unspe...
      • K50.1 Crohn's disease of large intestine
        • K50.10 Crohn's disease of large intestine without co...
        • K50.11 Crohn's disease of large intestine with compl...
          • K50.111 Crohn's disease of large intestine with recta...
          • K50.112 Crohn's disease of large intestine with intes...
          • K50.113 Crohn's disease of large intestine with fistu...
          • K50.114 Crohn's disease of large intestine with absce...
          • K50.118 Crohn's disease of large intestine with other...
          • K50.119 Crohn's disease of large intestine with unspe...
      • K50.8 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
        • K50.80 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
        • K50.81 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
          • K50.811 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
          • K50.812 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
          • K50.813 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
          • K50.814 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
          • K50.818 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
          • K50.819 Crohn's disease of both small and large intes...
      • K50.9 Crohn's disease, unspecified
        • K50.90 Crohn's disease, unspecified, without complic...
        • K50.91 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with complicati...
          • K50.911 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with rectal ble...
          • K50.912 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with intestinal...
          • K50.913 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with fistula
          • K50.914 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with abscess
          • K50.918 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with other comp...
          • K50.919 Crohn's disease, unspecified, with unspecifie...
    K50.-
    )
  • ulcerative colitis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K51
    • K51 Ulcerative colitis
      • K51.0 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis
        • K51.00 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis without compl...
        • K51.01 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with complica...
          • K51.011 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with rectal b...
          • K51.012 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with intestin...
          • K51.013 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with fistula
          • K51.014 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with abscess
          • K51.018 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with other co...
          • K51.019 Ulcerative (chronic) pancolitis with unspecif...
      • K51.2 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis
        • K51.20 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis without compli...
        • K51.21 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with complicat...
          • K51.211 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with rectal bl...
          • K51.212 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with intestina...
          • K51.213 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with fistula
          • K51.214 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with abscess
          • K51.218 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with other com...
          • K51.219 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with unspecifi...
      • K51.3 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis
        • K51.30 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis without...
        • K51.31 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with co...
          • K51.311 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with re...
          • K51.312 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with in...
          • K51.313 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with fi...
          • K51.314 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with ab...
          • K51.318 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with ot...
          • K51.319 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with un...
      • K51.4 Inflammatory polyps of colon
        • K51.40 Inflammatory polyps of colon without complica...
        • K51.41 Inflammatory polyps of colon with complicatio...
          • K51.411 Inflammatory polyps of colon with rectal blee...
          • K51.412 Inflammatory polyps of colon with intestinal ...
          • K51.413 Inflammatory polyps of colon with fistula
          • K51.414 Inflammatory polyps of colon with abscess
          • K51.418 Inflammatory polyps of colon with other compl...
          • K51.419 Inflammatory polyps of colon with unspecified...
      • K51.5 Left sided colitis
        • K51.50 …… without complications
        • K51.51 Left sided colitis with complications
          • K51.511 Left sided colitis with rectal bleeding
          • K51.512 Left sided colitis with intestinal obstructio...
          • K51.513 Left sided colitis with fistula
          • K51.514 Left sided colitis with abscess
          • K51.518 Left sided colitis with other complication
          • K51.519 Left sided colitis with unspecified complicat...
      • K51.8 Other ulcerative colitis
        • K51.80 Other ulcerative colitis without complication...
        • K51.81 Other ulcerative colitis with complications
          • K51.811 Other ulcerative colitis with rectal bleeding...
          • K51.812 Other ulcerative colitis with intestinal obst...
          • K51.813 Other ulcerative colitis with fistula
          • K51.814 Other ulcerative colitis with abscess
          • K51.818 Other ulcerative colitis with other complicat...
          • K51.819 Other ulcerative colitis with unspecified com...
      • K51.9 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified
        • K51.90 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified, without comp...
        • K51.91 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified, with complic...
          • K51.911 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified with rectal b...
          • K51.912 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified with intestin...
          • K51.913 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified with fistula
          • K51.914 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified with abscess
          • K51.918 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified with other co...
          • K51.919 Ulcerative colitis, unspecified with unspecif...
    K51.-
    )
Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as M08. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • arthropathy in Whipple's disease (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M14.8

    Arthropathies in other specified diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • underlying disease, such as:
    • amyloidosis (E85.-)
    • erythema multiforme (L51.-)
    • erythema nodosum (L52)
    • hemochromatosis (E83.11-)
    • hyperparathyroidism (E21.-)
    • hypothyroidism (E00-E03)
    • sickle-cell disorders (D57.-)
    • thyrotoxicosis [hyperthyroidism] (E05.-)
    • Whipple's disease (K90.81)
    M14.8
    )
  • Felty's syndrome (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M05.0

    Felty's syndrome

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Rheumatoid arthritis with splenoadenomegaly and leukopenia
    M05.0
    )
  • juvenile dermatomyositis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M33.0

    Juvenile dermatomyositis

      2016 2017 2018 - Revised Code Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    M33.0-
    )
  • psoriatic juvenile arthropathy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L40.54

    Psoriatic juvenile arthropathy

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    L40.54
    )
The following code(s) above M08 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 M08:
  • M00-M99
    2018 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
Clinical Information Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to M08:
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M08
M07.66 Enteropathic arthropathies, knee
M07.661 Enteropathic arthropathies, right knee
M07.662 Enteropathic arthropathies, left knee
M07.669 Enteropathic arthropathies, unspecified knee
M07.67 Enteropathic arthropathies, ankle and foot
M07.671 Enteropathic arthropathies, right ankle and foot
M07.672 Enteropathic arthropathies, left ankle and foot
M07.679 Enteropathic arthropathies, unspecified ankle and foot
M07.68 …… vertebrae
M07.69 …… multiple sites
M08 Juvenile arthritis
M08.0 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
M08.00 …… of unspecified site
M08.01 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, shoulder
M08.011 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, right shoulder
M08.012 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, left shoulder
M08.019 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified shoulder
M08.02 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis of elbow
M08.021 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, right elbow
M08.022 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, left elbow
M08.029 Unspecified juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, unspecified elbow

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