ICD-10 Diagnosis Code M84.750K

Atypical femoral fracture, unspecified, 7thK

Diagnosis Code M84.750K

ICD-10: M84.750K
Short Description: Atypical femoral fracture, unspecified, 7thK
Long Description: Atypical femoral fracture, unspecified, subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M84.750K

Valid for Submission
The code M84.750K is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
M84.750K is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Disorders of bone density and structure (M80-M85)
      • Disorder of continuity of bone (M84)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code M84.750K is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 564 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 565 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH CC
  • 566 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code M84.750K is exempt from POA reporting.

Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2016. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • S72.8X1K - Oth fracture of right femur, subs for clos fx w nonunion
  • S72.8X2K - Oth fracture of left femur, subs for clos fx w nonunion
  • S72.8X9K - Oth fracture of unsp femur, subs for clos fx w nonunion


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