Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M51.06

Intervertebral disc disorders with myelopathy, lumbar region

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • M51.06 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M51.06. Other international versions of ICD-10 M51.06 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Approximate Synonyms
  • Herniation lumbar intervertebral disc
  • Herniation of lumbar disc w myelopathy
  • Herniation of lumbar disc w radiculopathy
  • Intervertebral disc disorder of lumbar region with myelopathy
  • Lumbar disc degeneration w neurological manifestation
  • Lumbar disc degeneration with neurological symptom
  • Lumbar disc disorder w myelopathy
  • Lumbar disc disorder with myelopathy
  • Lumbar disc herniation w myelopathy
  • Lumbar disc herniation with myelopathy
  • Lumbar disc prolapse with myelopathy
  • Lumbar disc prolapse with radiculopathy
  • Neurologic disorder due to degeneration of lumbar intervertebral disc
ICD-10-CM M51.06 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 551 Medical back problems with mcc
  • 552 Medical back problems without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM M51.06 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM M51.06: