Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.16

Radiculopathy, lumbar region

  • M54.16 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, M54.16 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Description Synonyms
  • Lumbar radiculopathy
ICD-10-CM M54.16 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 551 Medical back problems with mcc
  • 552 Medical back problems without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM M54.16 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM M54.16: