Chondritis

"Chondritis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "chondritis"

  • Chondritis - M94.8X9 Other specified disorders of cartilage, unspecified sites
    • aurical - H61.03 Chondritis of external ear
    • costal (Tietze's) - M94.0 Chondrocostal junction syndrome [Tietze]
    • external ear - H61.03 Chondritis of external ear
    • patella, posttraumatic - See: Chondromalacia, patella;
    • pinna - H61.03 Chondritis of external ear
    • purulent - M94.8X Other specified disorders of cartilage
    • tuberculous NEC - A18.02 Tuberculous arthritis of other joints
      • intervertebral - A18.01 Tuberculosis of spine

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Ear, External: The outer part of the hearing system of the body. It includes the shell-like EAR AURICLE which collects sound, and the EXTERNAL EAR CANAL, the TYMPANIC MEMBRANE, and the EXTERNAL EAR CARTILAGES.