Chapter XIII

Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
(M00-M99)

Soft tissue disorders
(M60-M79)

Other soft tissue disorders
(M70-M79)

M70 Soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
Includes: soft tissue disorders of occupational origin
Excludes: bursitis (of):
· NOS ( M71.9 )
· shoulder ( M75.5 )
enthesopathies ( M76-M77 )
M70.0 Chronic crepitant synovitis of hand and wrist
M70.1 Bursitis of hand
M70.2 Olecranon bursitis
M70.3 Other bursitis of elbow
M70.4 Prepatellar bursitis
M70.5 Other bursitis of knee
M70.6 Trochanteric bursitis
Trochanteric tendinitis
M70.7 Other bursitis of hip
Ischial bursitis
M70.8 Other soft tissue disorders related to use, overuse and pressure
M70.9 Unspecified soft tissue disorder related to use, overuse and pressure

M71 Other bursopathies
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
Excludes: bunion ( M20.1 )
bursitis related to use, overuse and pressure ( M70.- )
enthesopathies ( M76-M77 )
M71.0 Abscess of bursa
M71.1 Other infective bursitis
M71.2 Synovial cyst of popliteal space [Baker]
Excludes: with rupture ( M66.0 )
M71.3 Other bursal cyst
Synovial cyst NOS
Excludes: synovial cyst with rupture ( M66.1 )
M71.4 Calcium deposit in bursa
Excludes: of shoulder ( M75.3 )
M71.5 Other bursitis, not elsewhere classified
Excludes: bursitis (of):
· NOS ( M71.9 )
· shoulder ( M75.5 )
· tibial collateral [Pellegrini-Stieda] ( M76.4 )
M71.8 Other specified bursopathies
M71.9 Bursopathy, unspecified
Bursitis NOS

M72 Fibroblastic disorders
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
Excludes: retroperitoneal fibromatosis ( D48.3 )
M72.0 Palmar fascial fibromatosis [Dupuytren]
M72.1 Knuckle pads
M72.2 Plantar fascial fibromatosis
Plantar fasciitis
M72.4 Pseudosarcomatous fibromatosis
Nodular fasciitis
M72.6 Necrotizing fasciitis
Use additional code, if desired, to identify infectious agent
M72.8 Other fibroblastic disorders
Abscess of fascia
Excludes: fasciitis:
· diffuse (eosinophilic) ( M35.4 )
· necrotizing ( M72.6 )
· nodular ( M72.4 )
· perirenal:
  · NOS ( N13.5 )
  · with infection ( N13.6 )
· plantar ( M72.2 )
M72.9 Fibroblastic disorder, unspecified
Fasciitis NOS
Fibromatosis NOS

M73* Soft tissue disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
M73.0* Gonococcal bursitis ( A54.4+ )
M73.1* Syphilitic bursitis ( A52.7+ )
M73.8* Other soft tissue disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

M75 Shoulder lesions
Excludes: shoulder-hand syndrome ( M89.0 )
M75.0 Adhesive capsulitis of shoulder
Frozen shoulder
Periarthritis of shoulder
M75.1 Rotator cuff syndrome
Rotator cuff or supraspinatus tear or rupture (complete)(incomplete), not specified as traumatic
Supraspinatus syndrome
M75.2 Bicipital tendinitis
M75.3 Calcific tendinitis of shoulder
Calcified bursa of shoulder
M75.4 Impingement syndrome of shoulder
M75.5 Bursitis of shoulder
M75.8 Other shoulder lesions
M75.9 Shoulder lesion, unspecified

M76 Enthesopathies of lower limb, excluding foot
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
Note: The superficially specific terms bursitis, capsulitis and tendinitis tend to be used indiscriminately for various disorders of peripheral ligamentous or muscular attach-ments; most of these conditions have been brought together as enthesopathies which is the generic term for lesions at these sites.
Excludes: bursitis due to use, overuse and pressure ( M70.- )
M76.0 Gluteal tendinitis
M76.1 Psoas tendinitis
M76.2 Iliac crest spur
M76.3 Iliotibial band syndrome
M76.4 Tibial collateral bursitis [Pellegrini-Stieda]
M76.5 Patellar tendinitis
M76.6 Achilles tendinitis
Achilles bursitis
M76.7 Peroneal tendinitis
M76.8 Other enthesopathies of lower limb, excluding foot
Anterior tibial syndrome
Posterior tibial tendinitis
M76.9 Enthesopathy of lower limb, unspecified

M77 Other enthesopathies
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
Excludes: bursitis:
· NOS ( M71.9 )
· due to use, overuse and pressure ( M70.- )
osteophyte ( M25.7 )
spinal enthesopathy ( M46.0 )
M77.0 Medial epicondylitis
M77.1 Lateral epicondylitis
Tennis elbow
M77.2 Periarthritis of wrist
M77.3 Calcaneal spur
M77.4 Metatarsalgia
Excludes: Morton's metatarsalgia ( G57.6 )
M77.5 Other enthesopathy of foot
M77.8 Other enthesopathies, not elsewhere classified
M77.9 Enthesopathy, unspecified
Bone spur NOS
Capsulitis NOS
Periarthritis NOS
Tendinitis NOS

M79 Other soft tissue disorders, not elsewhere classified
[See site code at the beginning of this chapter]
Excludes: soft tissue pain, psychogenic ( F45.4 )
M79.0 Rheumatism, unspecified
Fibromyalgia
Fibrositis
Excludes: palindromic rheumatism ( M12.3 )
M79.1 Myalgia
Excludes: myositis ( M60.- )
M79.2 Neuralgia and neuritis, unspecified
Excludes: mononeuropathies ( G56-G58 )
radiculitis:
· NOS
· brachial NOS
· lumbosacral NOS
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( M54.1 )
sciatica ( M54.3-M54.4 )
M79.3 Panniculitis, unspecified
Excludes: panniculitis:
· lupus ( L93.2 )
· neck and back ( M54.0 )
· relapsing [Weber-Christian] ( M35.6 )
M79.4 Hypertrophy of (infrapatellar) fat pad
M79.5 Residual foreign body in soft tissue
Excludes: foreign body granuloma of:
· skin and subcutaneous tissue ( L92.3 )
· soft tissue ( M60.2 )
M79.6 Pain in limb
M79.8 Other specified soft tissue disorders
M79.9 Soft tissue disorder, unspecified


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