M02.2 - Postimmunization arthropathy

Version 2023
ICD-10:M02.2
Short Description:Postimmunization arthropathy
Long Description:Postimmunization arthropathy
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Infectious arthropathies (M00-M02)
      • Postinfective and reactive arthropathies (M02)

M02.2 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of postimmunization arthropathy. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Postimmunization arthropathy

Non-specific codes like M02.2 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for postimmunization arthropathy:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.20 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified site
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.21 for Postimmunization arthropathy, shoulder
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.211 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right shoulder
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.212 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left shoulder
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.219 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified shoulder
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.22 for Postimmunization arthropathy, elbow
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.221 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right elbow
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.222 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left elbow
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.229 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified elbow
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.23 for Postimmunization arthropathy, wrist
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.231 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right wrist
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.232 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left wrist
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.239 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified wrist
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.24 for Postimmunization arthropathy, hand
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.241 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right hand
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.242 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left hand
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.249 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified hand
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.25 for Postimmunization arthropathy, hip
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.251 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right hip
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.252 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left hip
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.259 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified hip
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.26 for Postimmunization arthropathy, knee
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.261 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right knee
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.262 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left knee
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.269 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified knee
  • NON-BILLABLE CODE - M02.27 for Postimmunization arthropathy, ankle and foot
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.271 for Postimmunization arthropathy, right ankle and foot
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.272 for Postimmunization arthropathy, left ankle and foot
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.279 for Postimmunization arthropathy, unspecified ankle and foot
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.28 for Postimmunization arthropathy, vertebrae
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use M02.29 for Postimmunization arthropathy, multiple sites

Patient Education


Arthritis

If you feel pain and stiffness in your body or have trouble moving around, you might have arthritis. Most kinds of arthritis cause pain and swelling in your joints. Joints are places where two bones meet, such as your elbow or knee. Over time, a swollen joint can become severely damaged. Some kinds of arthritis can also cause problems in your organs, such as your eyes or skin.

Types of arthritis include:

NIH: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases


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