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Common ICD-10 codes for Spinal Fusion surgery

Joshua Posted Fri 12th of June, 2020 07:00:36 AM
My company is putting together a pamphlet of some common ICD-10 codes associated with Spinal fusion surgery. Can you please list the common DX(s)/ICD-10 codes associated with Spinal Fusion? Thanks!
Joshua Posted Mon 15th of June, 2020 04:44:25 AM
This is an example of a previous answer, regarding another procedure. We are looking for something similar. Hi Joshua, There are lot of ICD-10 CM codes that can be billed for procedures involving discectomy. Please find below the list of most common used diagnosis codes: ICD-10 CM Code Full Description M47.20 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Site Unspecified M47.21 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Occipito-Atlanto-Axial Region M47.22 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Cervical Region M47.23 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Cervicothoracic Region M47.24 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Thoracic Region M47.25 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Thoracolumbar Region M47.26 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Lumbar Region M47.27 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Lumbosacral Region M47.28 Other Spondylosis With Radiculopathy, Sacral And Sacrococcygeal Region M47.811 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Occipito-Atlanto-Axial Region M47.812 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Cervical Region M47.813 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Cervicothoracic Region M47.814 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Thoracic Region M47.815 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Thoracolumbar Region M47.816 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Lumbar Region M47.817 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Lumbosacral Region M47.818 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Sacral And Sacrococcygeal Region M47.819 Spondylosis Without Myelopathy Or Radiculopathy, Site Unspecified M48.00 Spinal Stenosis, Site Unspecified M48.01 Spinal Stenosis, Occipito-Atlanto-Axial Region M48.02 Spinal Stenosis, Cervical Region M48.03 Spinal Stenosis, Cervicothoracic Region M48.04 Spinal Stenosis, Thoracic Region M48.05 Spinal Stenosis, Thoracolumbar Region M48.061 Spinal Stenosis, Lumbar Region Without Neurogenic Claudication M48.062 Spinal Stenosis, Lumbar Region With Neurogenic Claudication M48.07 Spinal Stenosis, Lumbosacral Region M48.08 Spinal Stenosis, Sacral And Sacrococcygeal Region M50.10 Cervical Disc Disorder With Radiculopathy, Unspecified Cervical Region M50.11 Cervical Disc Disorder With Radiculopathy, High Cervical Region M50.121 Cervical Disc Disorder At C4-C5 Level With Radiculopathy M50.122 Cervical Disc Disorder At C5-C6 Level With Radiculopathy M50.123 Cervical Disc Disorder At C6-C7 Level With Radiculopathy M50.13 Cervical Disc Disorder With Radiculopathy, Cervicothoracic Region M51.14 Intervertebral Disc Disorders With Radiculopathy, Thoracic Region M51.15 Intervertebral Disc Disorders With Radiculopathy, Thoracolumbar Region M51.16 Intervertebral Disc Disorders With Radiculopathy, Lumbar Region M51.17 Intervertebral Disc Disorders With Radiculopathy, Lumbosacral Region M54.10 Radiculopathy, Site Unspecified M54.11 Radiculopathy, Occipito-Atlanto-Axial Region M54.12 Radiculopathy, Cervical Region M54.13 Radiculopathy, Cervicothoracic Region M54.14 Radiculopathy, Thoracic Region M54.15 Radiculopathy, Thoracolumbar Region M54.16 Radiculopathy, Lumbar Region M54.17 Radiculopathy, Lumbosacral Region M54.18 Radiculopathy, Sacral And Sacrococcygeal Region M75.40 Impingement Syndrome Of Unspecified Shoulder M75.41 Impingement Syndrome Of Right Shoulder M75.42 Impingement Syndrome Of Left Shoulder M99.50 Intervertebral Disc Stenosis Of Neural Canal Of Head Region M99.51 Intervertebral Disc Stenosis Of Neural Canal Of Cervical Region M99.52 Intervertebral Disc Stenosis Of Neural Canal Of Thoracic Region M99.53 Intervertebral Disc Stenosis Of Neural Canal Of Lumbar Region M99.54 Intervertebral Disc Stenosis Of Neural Canal Of Sacral Region M99.70 Connective Tissue And Disc Stenosis Of Intervertebral Foramina Of Head Region M99.71 Connective Tissue And Disc Stenosis Of Intervertebral Foramina Of Cervical Region M99.72 Connective Tissue And Disc Stenosis Of Intervertebral Foramina Of Thoracic Region M99.73 Connective Tissue And Disc Stenosis Of Intervertebral Foramina Of Lumbar Region M99.74 Connective Tissue And Disc Stenosis Of Intervertebral Foramina Of Sacral Region M99.75 Connective Tissue And Disc Stenosis Of Intervertebral Foramina Of Pelvic Region R53.1 Weakness Thanks!
SuperCoder Answered Mon 15th of June, 2020 10:34:08 AM

Hi Joshua,

 

Thanks for your question.

 
Please find below the list of commonly used ICD 10 CM codes for spinal fusion surgery:
 
M40.202 Unspecified kyphosis, cervical region
M40.204 Unspecified kyphosis, thoracic region
M40.205 Unspecified kyphosis, thoracolumbar region
M40.50 Lordosis, unspecified, site unspecified
M40.55 Lordosis, unspecified, thoracolumbar region
M40.56 Lordosis, unspecified, lumbar region
M40.57 Lordosis, unspecified, lumbosacral region
M41.30 Thoracogenic scoliosis, site unspecified
M41.34 Thoracogenic scoliosis, thoracic region
M41.35 Thoracogenic scoliosis, thoracolumbar region
M43.02 Spondylolysis, cervical region
M43.03 Spondylolysis, cervicothoracic region
M43.04 Spondylolysis, thoracic region
M43.05 Spondylolysis, thoracolumbar region
M43.06 Spondylolysis, lumbar region
M43.12 Spondylolisthesis, cervical region
M43.13 Spondylolisthesis, cervicothoracic region
M43.14 Spondylolisthesis, thoracic region
M43.15 Spondylolisthesis, thoracolumbar region
M43.16 Spondylolisthesis, lumbar region
M43.17 Spondylolisthesis, lumbosacral region
M43.22 Fusion of spine, cervical region
M43.23 Fusion of spine, cervicothoracic region
M43.24 Fusion of spine, thoracic region
M43.25 Fusion of spine, thoracolumbar region
M43.26 Fusion of spine, lumbar region
M43.27 Fusion of spine, lumbosacral region
M43.28 Fusion of spine, sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M46.22 Osteomyelitis of vertebra, cervical region
M46.24 Osteomyelitis of vertebra, thoracic region
M46.26 Osteomyelitis of vertebra, lumbar region
M47.25 Other spondylosis with radiculopathy, thoracolumbar region
M47.26 Other spondylosis with radiculopathy, lumbar region
M47.27 Other spondylosis with radiculopathy, lumbosacral region
M47.28 Other spondylosis with radiculopathy, sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M47.812 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, cervical region
M47.813 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, cervicothoracic region
M47.814 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, thoracic region
M47.815 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, thoracolumbar region
M47.816 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, lumbar region
M47.817 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, lumbosacral region
M47.818 Spondylosis without myelopathy or radiculopathy, sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M47.892 Other spondylosis, cervical region
M47.893 Other spondylosis, cervicothoracic region
M47.894 Other spondylosis, thoracic region
M47.895 Other spondylosis, thoracolumbar region
M47.896 Other spondylosis, lumbar region
M47.897 Other spondylosis, lumbosacral region
M47.898 Other spondylosis, sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M48.02 Spinal stenosis, cervical region
M48.03 Spinal stenosis, cervicothoracic region
M48.04 Spinal stenosis, thoracic region
M48.05 Spinal stenosis, thoracolumbar region
M48.06 Spinal stenosis, lumbar region
M48.061 Spinal stenosis, lumbar region without neurogenic claudication
M48.062 Spinal stenosis, lumbar region with neurogenic claudication
M48.07 Spinal stenosis, lumbosacral region
M48.08 Spinal stenosis, sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M51.04 Intervertebral disc disorders with myelopathy, thoracic region
M51.05 Intervertebral disc disorders with myelopathy, thoracolumbar region
M51.06 Intervertebral disc disorders with myelopathy, lumbar region
M51.14 Intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy, thoracic region
M51.15 Intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy, thoracolumbar region
M51.16 Intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy, lumbar region
M51.17 Intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy, lumbosacral region
M51.24 Other intervertebral disc displacement, thoracic region
M51.25 Other intervertebral disc displacement, thoracolumbar region
M51.26 Other intervertebral disc displacement, lumbar region
M51.27 Other intervertebral disc displacement, lumbosacral region
M51.34 Other intervertebral disc degeneration, thoracic region
M51.35 Other intervertebral disc degeneration, thoracolumbar region
M51.36 Other intervertebral disc degeneration, lumbar region
M51.37 Other intervertebral disc degeneration, lumbosacral region
M51.84 Other intervertebral disc disorders, thoracic region
M51.85 Other intervertebral disc disorders, thoracolumbar region
M51.86 Other intervertebral disc disorders, lumbar region
M51.87 Other intervertebral disc disorders, lumbosacral region
M54.12 Radiculopathy, cervical region
M54.13 Radiculopathy, cervicothoracic region
M54.14 Radiculopathy, thoracic region
M54.15 Radiculopathy, thoracolumbar region
M54.16 Radiculopathy, lumbar region
M54.17 Radiculopathy, lumbosacral region
Q76.2 Congenital spondylolisthesis
Q76.412 Congenital kyphosis, cervical region
Q76.413 Congenital kyphosis, cervicothoracic region
Q76.414 Congenital kyphosis, thoracic region
Q76.415 Congenital kyphosis, thoracolumbar region
Q76.419 Congenital kyphosis, unspecified region
 
SuperCoder does not provide extensive list of codes under AAE format. Going forward such requests would be directed to Data Files.
 
Please feel free to write if you have any question.
 
Thanks.

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