2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M92.59

Other juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia and fibula

    2021 - New Code Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • M92.59 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • ICD-10-CM M92.59 is a new 2021 ICD-10-CM code that became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M92.59 - other international versions of ICD-10 M92.59 may differ.
The following code(s) above M92.59 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 M92.59:
  • M00-M99
    2021 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
  • M91-M94
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range M91-M94

    Chondropathies

    Type 1 Excludes
    • postprocedural chondropathies (M96.-)
    Chondropathies
Code History
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): New code

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M92.59:
  • Osteochondrosis - see also Osteochondropathy, by site
    • juvenile, juvenilis M92.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M92.9

      Juvenile osteochondrosis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Juvenile apophysitis NOS
      • Juvenile epiphysitis NOS
      • Juvenile osteochondritis NOS
      • Juvenile osteochondrosis NOS
      • specified
        • type NEC M92.8
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M92.8

          Other specified juvenile osteochondrosis

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Calcaneal apophysitis
          • tibia and fibula M92.59-
    • limb
      • lower NEC (juvenile) M92.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M92.8

        Other specified juvenile osteochondrosis

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Calcaneal apophysitis
        • tibia and fibula M92.59-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M92.59
M92.51 Juvenile osteochondrosis of proximal tibia
M92.511 …… right leg
M92.512 …… left leg
M92.513 …… bilateral
M92.519 …… unspecified leg
M92.52 Juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia tubercle
M92.521 …… right leg
M92.522 …… left leg
M92.523 …… bilateral
M92.529 …… unspecified leg
M92.59 Other juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia and fibula
M92.591 …… right leg
M92.592 …… left leg
M92.593 …… bilateral
M92.599 …… unspecified leg
M92.6 Juvenile osteochondrosis of tarsus
M92.60 …… unspecified ankle
M92.61 …… right ankle
M92.62 …… left ankle
M92.7 Juvenile osteochondrosis of metatarsus
M92.70 …… unspecified foot

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