2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M81.0

Age-related osteoporosis without current pathological fracture

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
Applicable To
  • Involutional osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
  • Osteoporosis NOS
  • Postmenopausal osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
  • Senile osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
The following code(s) above M81.0 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 M81.0:
  • 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
  • M81
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M81

    Osteoporosis without current pathological fracture

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • osteoporosis with current pathological fracture (M80.-)
    • Sudeck's atrophy (M89.0)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify:
    • major osseous defect, if applicable (M89.7-)
    • personal history of (healed) osteoporosis fracture, if applicable (Z87.310)
    Osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM M81.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert M81.0 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to M81.0:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M81.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M81.0
M80.879P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
M80.879S …… sequela
M80.88 Other osteoporosis with current pathological fracture, vertebra(e)
M80.88XA …… initial encounter for fracture
M80.88XD …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
M80.88XG …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
M80.88XK …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
M80.88XP …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
M80.88XS …… sequela
M81 Osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
M81.0 Age-related osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
M81.6 Localized osteoporosis [Lequesne]
M81.8 Other osteoporosis without current pathological fracture
M83 Adult osteomalacia
M83.0 Puerperal osteomalacia
M83.1 Senile osteomalacia
M83.2 Adult osteomalacia due to malabsorption
M83.3 Adult osteomalacia due to malnutrition
M83.4 Aluminum bone disease
M83.5 Other drug-induced osteomalacia in adults
M83.8 Other adult osteomalacia

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