2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M32.15

Tubulo-interstitial nephropathy in systemic lupus erythematosus

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • M32.15 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Tubulo-interstitial neuropath in sys lupus erythematosus
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM M32.15 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M32.15 - other international versions of ICD-10 M32.15 may differ.
The following code(s) above M32.15 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 M32.15:
  • M00-M99
    2020 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
  • M30-M36
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range M30-M36

    Systemic connective tissue disorders

    Includes
    • autoimmune disease NOS
    • collagen (vascular) disease NOS
    • systemic autoimmune disease
    • systemic collagen (vascular) disease
    Type 1 Excludes
    • autoimmune disease, single organ or single cell-type -code to relevant condition category
    Systemic connective tissue disorders
  • M32
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M32

    Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • lupus erythematosus (discoid) (NOS) (L93.0)
    Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)
Approximate Synonyms
  • Renal tubulo-interstitial disorder in systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Sle with tubulointerstitial nephropathy
ICD-10-CM M32.15 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 545 Connective tissue disorders with mcc
  • 546 Connective tissue disorders with cc
  • 547 Connective tissue disorders without cc/mcc

Convert M32.15 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
Code annotations containing back-references to M32.15:
  • Type 1 Excludes: N16
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N16

    Renal tubulo-interstitial disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Manifestation Code
    Applicable To
    • Pyelonephritis
    • Tubulo-interstitial nephritis
    Code First
    Type 1 Excludes
    • diphtheritic pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis (A36.84)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in candidiasis (B37.49)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in cystinosis (E72.04)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in salmonella infection (A02.25)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in sarcoidosis (D86.84)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in sicca syndrome [Sjogren's] (M35.04)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in systemic lupus erythematosus (M32.15)
    • pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis in toxoplasmosis (B58.83)
    • renal tubular degeneration in diabetes (E08-E13 with .29)
    • syphilitic pyelonephritis and tubulo-interstitial nephritis (A52.75)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M32.15:
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
  • Lupus
    • erythematosus (discoid) (local) L93.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L93.0

      Discoid lupus erythematosus

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Lupus erythematosus NOS
      • systemic M32.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M32.9

        Systemic lupus erythematosus, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • SLE NOS
        • Systemic lupus erythematosus NOS
        • Systemic lupus erythematosus without organ involvement
        • with organ or system involvement M32.10
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M32.10

          Systemic lupus erythematosus, organ or system involvement unspecified

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
          • renal (glomerular) M32.14
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M32.14

            Glomerular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
            Applicable To
            • Lupus renal disease NOS
            • tubulo-interstitial M32.15

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M32.15
M31.8 Other specified necrotizing vasculopathies
M31.9 Necrotizing vasculopathy, unspecified
M32 Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)
M32.0 Drug-induced systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.1 Systemic lupus erythematosus with organ or system involvement
M32.10 Systemic lupus erythematosus, organ or system involvement unspecified
M32.11 Endocarditis in systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.12 Pericarditis in systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.13 Lung involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.14 Glomerular disease in systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.15 Tubulo-interstitial nephropathy in systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.19 Other organ or system involvement in systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.8 Other forms of systemic lupus erythematosus
M32.9 Systemic lupus erythematosus, unspecified
M33 Dermatopolymyositis
M33.0 Juvenile dermatomyositis
M33.00 …… organ involvement unspecified
M33.01 …… with respiratory involvement
M33.02 …… with myopathy
M33.03 …… without myopathy
M33.09 …… with other organ involvement

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