2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M92.591

Other juvenile osteochondrosis of tibia and fibula, right leg

    2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
  • M92.591 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Other juvenile osteochon of tibia and fibula, right leg
  • ICD-10-CM M92.591 is a new 2021 ICD-10-CM code that became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M92.591 - other international versions of ICD-10 M92.591 may differ.
The following code(s) above M92.591 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • 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 M92.591:
  • 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
ICD-10-CM M92.591 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 553 Bone diseases and arthropathies with mcc
  • 554 Bone diseases and arthropathies without mcc
Code History
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): New code
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M92.591
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
M92.71 …… right foot

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