2023 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M72.0

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Palmar fascial fibromatosis [Dupuytren]

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
  • M72.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2023 edition of ICD-10-CM M72.0 became effective on October 1, 2022.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M72.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 M72.0 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • M72.0 is applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
The following code(s) above M72.0 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 M72.0:
  • M00-M99
    2023 ICD-10-CM Range M00-M99

    Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue

    • 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
  • M72
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M72

    Fibroblastic disorders

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • retroperitoneal fibromatosis (D48.3)
    Fibroblastic disorders
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilateral dupuytrens contractures
  • Bilateral dupuytrens disease
  • Dupuytren contracture of left palm
  • Dupuytren contracture of right palm
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Dupuytren's contracture of left palm
  • Dupuytren's contracture of right palm
  • Dupuytren's disease of palm of bilateral hands
  • Dupuytren's disease of palm of left hand
  • Dupuytren's disease of palm of right hand
  • Dupuytrens contracture
  • Dupuytrens contracture of bilateral hands
  • Left dupuytrens contracture
  • Left dupuytrens disease
  • Right dupuytrens contracture
  • Right dupuytrens disease
Clinical Information
  • A fibromatosis of the palmar fascia characterized by thickening and contracture of the fibrous bands on the palmar surfaces of the hand and fingers. It arises most commonly in men between the ages of 30 and 50.
  • A superficial fibromatosis arising from the soft tissue of the palm. It is characterized by the presence of spindle-shaped fibroblasts, and an infiltrative growth pattern. It predominantly affects adult males.
ICD-10-CM M72.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v40.0):
  • 557 Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with mcc
  • 558 Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without mcc

Convert M72.0 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
  • 2023 (effective 10/1/2022): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to M72.0:
  • Type 1 Excludes: M24.5
    , M20.0
    , M67
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M24.5

    Contracture of joint

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • contracture of muscle without contracture of joint (M62.4-)
    • contracture of tendon (sheath) without contracture of joint (M62.4-)
    • Dupuytren's contracture (M72.0)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • acquired deformities of limbs (M20-M21)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M20.0

    Deformity of finger(s)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • clubbing of fingers (R68.3)
    • palmar fascial fibromatosis [Dupuytren] (M72.0)
    • trigger finger (M65.3)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M67

    Other disorders of synovium and tendon

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • palmar fascial fibromatosis [Dupuytren] (M72.0)
    • tendinitis NOS (M77.9-)
    • xanthomatosis localized to tendons (E78.2)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M72.0:
  • Contraction(s)
    • fascia (lata) (postural) M72.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M72.8

      Other fibroblastic disorders

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abscess of fascia
      • Fasciitis NEC
      • Other infective fasciitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      • diffuse (eosinophilic) fasciitis (M35.4)
      • necrotizing fasciitis (M72.6)
      • nodular fasciitis (M72.4)
      • perirenal fasciitis NOS (N13.5)
      • perirenal fasciitis with infection (N13.6)
      • plantar fasciitis (M72.2)
      Use Additional
      • code to (B95.-, B96.-) identify causative organism
      • Dupuytren's M72.0
      • palmar M72.0
    • Dupuytren's M72.0
    • palmar fascia M72.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Dupuytren's M72.0 (muscle contracture)
  • Dupuytren's contraction or disease M72.0
  • Fibromatosis M72.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M72.9

    Fibroblastic disorder, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fasciitis NOS
    • Fibromatosis NOS
    • Dupuytren's M72.0
    • palmar M72.0 (fascial)
  • Retraction
    • palmar fascia M72.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M72.0
M71.862 Other specified bursopathies, left knee
M71.869 Other specified bursopathies, unspecified knee
M71.87 Other specified bursopathies, ankle and foot
M71.871 Other specified bursopathies, right ankle and foot
M71.872 Other specified bursopathies, left ankle and foot
M71.879 Other specified bursopathies, unspecified ankle and foot
M71.88 …… other site
M71.89 …… multiple sites
M71.9 Bursopathy, unspecified
M72 Fibroblastic disorders
M72.0 Palmar fascial fibromatosis [Dupuytren]
M72.1 Knuckle pads
M72.2 Plantar fascial fibromatosis
M72.4 Pseudosarcomatous fibromatosis
M72.6 Necrotizing fasciitis
M72.8 Other fibroblastic disorders
M72.9 Fibroblastic disorder, unspecified
M75 Shoulder lesions
M75.0 Adhesive capsulitis of shoulder
M75.00 Adhesive capsulitis of unspecified shoulder
M75.01 Adhesive capsulitis of right shoulder

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