ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017

See: Gout

M10.0 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Idiopathic gout

Ask a question to our community to see how and when this ICD 10 code should be used.

Finding & using the right ICD 10 code can sometimes be difficult & confusing. Using the wrong code can cause delays with your claim or your claim may be rejected altogether. Ask others in your field, to possibly avoid such problems.

Inclusion Term
  • Gouty bursitis
  • Primary gout

More specific codes for Idiopathic gout

  • M10.00 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified site
  • M10.01 - Idiopathic gout, shoulder
    • M10.011 - Idiopathic gout, right shoulder
    • M10.012 - Idiopathic gout, left shoulder
    • M10.019 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified shoulder
  • M10.02 - Idiopathic gout, elbow
    • M10.021 - Idiopathic gout, right elbow
    • M10.022 - Idiopathic gout, left elbow
    • M10.029 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified elbow
  • M10.03 - Idiopathic gout, wrist
    • M10.031 - Idiopathic gout, right wrist
    • M10.032 - Idiopathic gout, left wrist
    • M10.039 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified wrist
  • M10.04 - Idiopathic gout, hand
    • M10.041 - Idiopathic gout, right hand
    • M10.042 - Idiopathic gout, left hand
    • M10.049 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified hand
  • M10.05 - Idiopathic gout, hip
    • M10.051 - Idiopathic gout, right hip
    • M10.052 - Idiopathic gout, left hip
    • M10.059 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified hip
  • M10.06 - Idiopathic gout, knee
    • M10.061 - Idiopathic gout, right knee
    • M10.062 - Idiopathic gout, left knee
    • M10.069 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified knee
  • M10.07 - Idiopathic gout, ankle and foot
    • M10.071 - Idiopathic gout, right ankle and foot
    • M10.072 - Idiopathic gout, left ankle and foot
    • M10.079 - Idiopathic gout, unspecified ankle and foot
  • M10.08 - Idiopathic gout, vertebrae
  • M10.09 - Idiopathic gout, multiple sites
See also ICD 10 code for
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M10.0 Idiopathic gout

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.