ICD-9CM 724.5 for backpain is one of the thousands of ICD-9 codes used in healthcare documentation. ICD-9CM 724.5 code for back pain is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
The ICD-9-CM consists of:
M54.5 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of low back pain. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
ICD-9 CodeDescription722.90Disorder NEC/NOS, unspecified disc722.93Disorder NEC/NOS, lumbar disc724*Disorders, back, other & unspc724.2*Lumbago97 more rows
ICD-10 Code for Chronic pain syndrome- G89. 4- Codify by AAPC.
ICD-10-CM Code for Dorsalgia, unspecified M54. 9.
ICD-10 code M54. 5, low back pain, effective October 1, 2021. That means providers cannot use M54. 5 to specify a diagnosis on or after October 1—and existing patients with the M54.
ICD-10 Code M54. 5 for Chronic Low Back Pain | CareCloud.
The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM G89. 18 became effective on October 1, 2021. This is the American ICD-10-CM version of G89.
Dorsalgia means back or spine pain, including low back, mid back, and sciatic pain. It does not include pain related to scoliosis, lordosis, or other specifically classified conditions.
For starters, dorsalgia is severe back pain, which could be coming from different parts of the spine. Depending on the specific section of the spine where the pain is coming from, there are six types of dorsalgia. These are: Cervical.
The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM M54. 5 became effective on October 1, 2021. This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M54.
Category G89 includes codes for acute pain, chronic pain, and neoplasm-related pain, as well as codes for two pain syndromes. In order for you to assign these codes, the physician must document that the pain is acute, chronic, or neoplasm-related.
4: Lumbago with sciatica.
ICD-Code M54. 3 is a non-billable ICD-10 code used for healthcare diagnosis reimbursement of Sciatica.
Cancer-related pain will be subdivided based on location into visceral, bony (or musculoskeletal), and somatosensory (neuropathic). It will be described as either continuous (background pain) or intermittent (episodic pain) if associated with physical movement or clinical procedures.
Depending on the type of surgery, chronic posts urgical pain is often neuropathic pain (on average 30% of cases with a range from 6% to 54% and more).15Pain including such a neuropathic component is usually more severe than nociceptive pain and often affects the quality of life more adversely.21. 2.4.
Common conditions such as, eg, back pain that is neither identified as musculoskeletal or neuropathic pain, chronic widespread pain, fibromyalgia, and irritable bowel syndrome will be found in this section and biological findings contributing to the pain problem may or may not be present.