2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M26.69

Other specified disorders of temporomandibular joint

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • M26.69 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM M26.69 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M26.69 - other international versions of ICD-10 M26.69 may differ.
The following code(s) above M26.69 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 M26.69:
  • M00-M99
    2019 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
  • M26-M27
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range M26-M27

    Dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] and other disorders of jaw

    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemifacial atrophy or hypertrophy (Q67.4)
    • unilateral condylar hyperplasia or hypoplasia (M27.8)
    Dentofacial anomalies [including malocclusion] and other disorders of jaw
  • M26.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M26.6

    Temporomandibular joint disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • current temporomandibular joint dislocation (S03.0)
    • current temporomandibular joint sprain (S03.4)
    Temporomandibular joint disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Arthritis of bilateral temporomandibular joint
  • Arthritis of bilateral tmj
  • Arthritis of left temporomandibular joint
  • Arthritis of left tmj (temporomandibular joint)
  • Arthritis of right temporomandibular joint
  • Arthritis of right tmj (temporomandibular joint)
  • Arthritis of temporomandibular joint
  • Arthritis of temporomandibular jont (tmj)
  • Bilateral temporomandibular joint capsulitis
  • Bilateral temporomandibular joint tenderness
  • Bilateral tmj capsulitis
  • Bilateral tmj derangement
  • Bilateral tmj disorder with meniscus displacement
  • Bilateral tmj tenderness
  • Degenerative arthritis of temporomandibular joint
  • Derangement of bilateral temporomandibular joints
  • Derangement of left temporomandibular joint
  • Derangement of right temporomandibular joint
  • Derangement of temporomandibular joint
  • Displacement of menisci of bilateral temporomandibular joints
  • Displacement of meniscus of left temporomandibular joint
  • Displacement of meniscus of right temporomandibular joint
  • Left temporomandibular joint capsulitis
  • Left temporomandibular joint tenderness
  • Left tmj (temporomandibular joint) capsulitis
  • Left tmj (temporomandibular joint) derangement
  • Left tmj (temporomandibular joint) disorder with meniscus displacement
  • Left tmj (temporomandibular joint) tenderness
  • Limitation of movement of temporomandibular joint
  • Osteoarthritis of bilateral temporomandibular joints
  • Osteoarthritis of bilateral tmj
  • Osteoarthritis of left temporomandibular joint
  • Osteoarthritis of left tmj (temporomandibular joint)
  • Osteoarthritis of right temporomandibular joint
  • Osteoarthritis of right tmj (temporomandibular joint)
  • Recurrent bilateral temporomandibular joint dislocation
  • Recurrent bilateral temporomandibular joint subluxation
  • Recurrent bilateral tmj dislocation
  • Recurrent bilateral tmj subluxation
  • Recurrent dislocation of temporomandibular joint
  • Recurrent left temporomandibular joint dislocation
  • Recurrent left temporomandibular joint subluxation
  • Recurrent left tmj (temporomandibular joint) dislocation
  • Recurrent left tmj (temporomandibular joint) subluxation
  • Recurrent right temporomandibular joint dislocation
  • Recurrent right temporomandibular joint subluxation
  • Recurrent right tmj (temporomandibular joint) dislocation
  • Recurrent right tmj (temporomandibular joint) subluxation
  • Recurrent subluxation of temporomandibular joint
  • Right temporomandibular joint capsulitis
  • Right temporomandibular joint tenderness
  • Right tmj (temporomandibular joint) capsulitis
  • Right tmj (temporomandibular joint) derangement
  • Right tmj (temporomandibular joint) disorder with meniscus displacement
  • Right tmj (temporomandibular joint) tenderness
  • Subluxation temporomandibular jont (tmj), recurrent
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) capsulitis
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) derangement
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) dislocation, recurrent
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) disorder
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) mandibular hypomobility
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) osteoarthritis
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) tenderness
  • Temporomandibular joint capsulitis
  • Temporomandibular joint disc displacement
  • Temporomandibular joint tender
ICD-10-CM M26.69 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face,mouth & neck diagnoses or laryngectomy without cc/mcc
  • 157 Dental and oral diseases with mcc
  • 158 Dental and oral diseases with cc
  • 159 Dental and oral diseases without cc/mcc

Convert M26.69 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M26.69:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • dentofacial M26.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M26.9

      Dentofacial anomaly, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • temporomandibular joint M26.60-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M26.60-

        Temporomandibular joint disorder, unspecified

          2016 2017 - Deleted Code 2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • specified type NEC M26.69
  • Arthritis, arthritic (acute) (chronic) (nonpyogenic) (subacute) M19.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M19.90

    Unspecified osteoarthritis, unspecified site

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Arthrosis NOS
    • Arthritis NOS
    • Osteoarthritis NOS
    • temporomandibular M26.69
  • Complex
    • Costen's M26.69
  • Costen's syndrome or complex M26.69
  • Derangement
    • joint (internal) M24.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M24.9

      Joint derangement, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • temporomandibular M26.69
  • Dysfunction
  • Malocclusion (teeth) M26.4
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M26.4

    Malocclusion, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • temporomandibular M26.69 (joint)
  • Sprain (joint) (ligament)
    • jaw (articular disc) (cartilage) (meniscus) S03.4-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

      Sprain of jaw

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
      • old M26.69
    • mandible (articular disc) S03.4-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

      Sprain of jaw

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
      • old M26.69
    • meniscus
      • jaw S03.4-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

        Sprain of jaw

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
        • old M26.69
      • mandible S03.4-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

        Sprain of jaw

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
        • old M26.69
    • symphysis
      • jaw S03.4-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

        Sprain of jaw

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
        • old M26.69
      • mandibular S03.4-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

        Sprain of jaw

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
        • old M26.69
    • temporomandibular S03.4-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S03.4-

      Sprain of jaw

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Sprain of temporomandibular (joint) (ligament)
      • old M26.69
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Costen's M26.69 (complex)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M26.69
M26.62 Arthralgia of temporomandibular joint
M26.621 Arthralgia of right temporomandibular joint
M26.622 Arthralgia of left temporomandibular joint
M26.623 Arthralgia of bilateral temporomandibular joint
M26.629 …… unspecified side
M26.63 Articular disc disorder of temporomandibular joint
M26.631 Articular disc disorder of right temporomandibular joint
M26.632 Articular disc disorder of left temporomandibular joint
M26.633 Articular disc disorder of bilateral temporomandibular joint
M26.639 …… unspecified side
M26.69 Other specified disorders of temporomandibular joint
M26.7 Dental alveolar anomalies
M26.70 Unspecified alveolar anomaly
M26.71 Alveolar maxillary hyperplasia
M26.72 Alveolar mandibular hyperplasia
M26.73 Alveolar maxillary hypoplasia
M26.74 Alveolar mandibular hypoplasia
M26.79 Other specified alveolar anomalies
M26.8 Other dentofacial anomalies
M26.81 Anterior soft tissue impingement
M26.82 Posterior soft tissue impingement

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