2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M84.542A

Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease, left hand, initial encounter for fracture

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • M84.542A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease, left hand, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM M84.542A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M84.542A - other international versions of ICD-10 M84.542A may differ.
The following code(s) above M84.542A 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
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that may be applicable to M84.542A:
  • 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
  • M84
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M84

    Disorder of continuity of bone

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • traumatic fracture of bone-see fracture, by site
    Disorder of continuity of bone
  • M84.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M84.5

    Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • underlying neoplasm
    Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease
Approximate Synonyms
  • Left hand fracture due to tumor
  • Pathological fracture due to neoplasm of left hand
  • Pathological fracture of left hand due to neoplasm
ICD-10-CM M84.542A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 542 Pathological fractures and musculoskeletal and connective tissue malignancy with mcc
  • 543 Pathological fractures and musculoskeletal and connective tissue malignancy with cc
  • 544 Pathological fractures and musculoskeletal and connective tissue malignancy without cc/mcc
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert M84.542A 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M84.542A
M84.539S …… sequela
M84.54 Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease, hand
M84.541 Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease, right hand
M84.541A …… initial encounter for fracture
M84.541D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
M84.541G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
M84.541K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
M84.541P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
M84.541S …… sequela
M84.542 Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease, left hand
M84.542A …… initial encounter for fracture
M84.542D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
M84.542G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
M84.542K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
M84.542P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
M84.542S …… sequela
M84.549 Pathological fracture in neoplastic disease, unspecified hand
M84.549A …… initial encounter for fracture
M84.549D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
M84.549G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
M84.549K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion

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