2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M70.60

Trochanteric bursitis, unspecified hip

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • M70.60 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 M70.60 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M70.60 - other international versions of ICD-10 M70.60 may differ.
The following code(s) above M70.60 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 M70.60:
  • 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
  • M70
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M70

    Soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • soft tissue disorders of occupational origin
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    • bursitis of shoulder (M75.5)
    • enthesopathies (M76-M77)
    • pressure ulcer (pressure area) (L89.-)
    Use Additional
    • external cause code to identify activity causing disorder (Y93.-)
    Soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure
  • M70.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M70.6

    Trochanteric bursitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Trochanteric tendinitis
    Trochanteric bursitis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Trochanteric bursitis
  • Trochanteric tendinitis
  • Trochanteric tendonitis
ICD-10-CM M70.60 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 557 Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with mcc
  • 558 Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without mcc

Convert M70.60 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M70.60
M70.32 …… left elbow
M70.4 Prepatellar bursitis
M70.40 …… unspecified knee
M70.41 …… right knee
M70.42 …… left knee
M70.5 Other bursitis of knee
M70.50 …… unspecified knee
M70.51 …… right knee
M70.52 …… left knee
M70.6 Trochanteric bursitis
M70.60 …… unspecified hip
M70.61 …… right hip
M70.62 …… left hip
M70.7 Other bursitis of hip
M70.70 …… unspecified hip
M70.71 …… right hip
M70.72 …… left hip
M70.8 Other soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure
M70.80 …… of unspecified site
M70.81 Other soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure of shoulder
M70.811 Other soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure, right shoulder

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