2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M10.0

Idiopathic gout

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • M10.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM M10.0 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M10.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 M10.0 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Gouty bursitis
  • Primary gout
The following code(s) above M10.0 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 M10.0:
  • 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
  • M10
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M10

    Gout

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acute gout
    • Gout attack
    • Gout flare
    • Podagra
    Type 2 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify:
    • Autonomic neuropathy in diseases classified elsewhere (G99.0)
    • Calculus of urinary tract in diseases classified elsewhere (N22)
    • Cardiomyopathy in diseases classified elsewhere (I43)
    • Disorders of external ear in diseases classified elsewhere (H61.1-, H62.8-)
    • Disorders of iris and ciliary body in diseases classified elsewhere (H22)
    • Glomerular disorders in diseases classified elsewhere (N08)
    Gout
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
Code annotations containing back-references to M10.0:
  • Code First: I43
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I43

    Cardiomyopathy in diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code
    Code First
    Type 1 Excludes
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M10.0
M1A.48 Other secondary chronic gout, vertebrae
M1A.48X0 …… without tophus (tophi)
M1A.48X1 …… with tophus (tophi)
M1A.49 Other secondary chronic gout, multiple sites
M1A.49X0 …… without tophus (tophi)
M1A.49X1 …… with tophus (tophi)
M1A.9 Chronic gout, unspecified
M1A.9XX0 …… without tophus (tophi)
M1A.9XX1 …… with tophus (tophi)
M10 Gout
M10.0 Idiopathic gout
M10.00 …… unspecified site
M10.01 Idiopathic gout, shoulder
M10.011 Idiopathic gout, right shoulder
M10.012 Idiopathic gout, left shoulder
M10.019 Idiopathic gout, unspecified shoulder
M10.02 Idiopathic gout, elbow
M10.021 Idiopathic gout, right elbow
M10.022 Idiopathic gout, left elbow
M10.029 Idiopathic gout, unspecified elbow
M10.03 Idiopathic gout, wrist

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