ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 20, 2017

See: Other specific arthropathies, not elsewhere classified, elbow

  ICD-10 Code for Other specific arthropathies, not elsewhere classified, right elbow M12.821

M12.821 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M12.821 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M05-M14 Inflammatory polyarthropathies (M05-M14)
Category M12 Other and unspecified arthropathy

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

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