2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M67.88

Other specified disorders of synovium and tendon, other site

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • M67.88 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 M67.88 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M67.88 - other international versions of ICD-10 M67.88 may differ.
The following code(s) above M67.88 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 M67.88:
  • 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
  • M67
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M67

    Other disorders of synovium and tendon

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • palmar fascial fibromatosis [Dupuytren] (M72.0)
    • tendinitis NOS (M77.9-)
    • xanthomatosis localized to tendons (E78.2)
    Other disorders of synovium and tendon
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anterior longitudinal ligament ossification
  • Ossification of anterior longitudinal ligament of spine
  • Tendinosis of bilat biceps
  • Tendinosis of bilateral biceps
  • Tendinosis of left bicep
  • Tendinosis of right bicep
ICD-10-CM M67.88 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 557 Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with mcc
  • 558 Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without mcc

Convert M67.88 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 M67.88:
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
    • tendon M67.90
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M67.90

      Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, unspecified site

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified type NEC M67.80
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M67.80

        Other specified disorders of synovium and tendon, unspecified site

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        • trunk M67.88

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M67.88
M67.862 Other specified disorders of synovium, left knee
M67.863 Other specified disorders of tendon, right knee
M67.864 Other specified disorders of tendon, left knee
M67.869 Other specified disorders of synovium and tendon, unspecified knee
M67.87 Other specified disorders of synovium and tendon, ankle and foot
M67.871 Other specified disorders of synovium, right ankle and foot
M67.872 Other specified disorders of synovium, left ankle and foot
M67.873 Other specified disorders of tendon, right ankle and foot
M67.874 Other specified disorders of tendon, left ankle and foot
M67.879 Other specified disorders of synovium and tendon, unspecified ankle and foot
M67.88 …… other site
M67.89 …… multiple sites
M67.9 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon
M67.90 …… unspecified site
M67.91 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, shoulder
M67.911 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, right shoulder
M67.912 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, left shoulder
M67.919 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, unspecified shoulder
M67.92 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, upper arm
M67.921 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, right upper arm
M67.922 Unspecified disorder of synovium and tendon, left upper arm

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