2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M41.9

Scoliosis, unspecified

The following code(s) above M41.9 contain annotation back-references
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  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
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that may be applicable to M41.9:
  • 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
  • M41
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M41

    Scoliosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • kyphoscoliosis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital scoliosis NOS (Q67.5)
    • congenital scoliosis due to bony malformation (Q76.3)
    • postural congenital scoliosis (Q67.5)
    • kyphoscoliotic heart disease (I27.1)
    • postprocedural scoliosis (M96.-)
    Scoliosis
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM M41.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert M41.9 to ICD-9-CM

Code History

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M41.9:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M41.9
M41.56 …… lumbar region
M41.57 …… lumbosacral region
M41.8 Other forms of scoliosis
M41.80 …… site unspecified
M41.82 …… cervical region
M41.83 …… cervicothoracic region
M41.84 …… thoracic region
M41.85 …… thoracolumbar region
M41.86 …… lumbar region
M41.87 …… lumbosacral region
M41.9 Scoliosis, unspecified
M42 Spinal osteochondrosis
M42.0 Juvenile osteochondrosis of spine
M42.00 …… site unspecified
M42.01 …… occipito-atlanto-axial region
M42.02 …… cervical region
M42.03 …… cervicothoracic region
M42.04 …… thoracic region
M42.05 …… thoracolumbar region
M42.06 …… lumbar region
M42.07 …… lumbosacral region

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