Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M62.81

Muscle weakness (generalized)

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • M62.81 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 M62.81. Other international versions of ICD-10 M62.81 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by a reduction in the strength of muscles in multiple anatomic sites.
  • A reduction in the strength of muscles in multiple anatomic sites.
Approximate Synonyms
  • Muscle weakness
Type 1 Excludes
  • muscle weakness in sarcopenia (M62.84)
ICD-10-CM M62.81 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 555 Signs and symptoms of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with mcc
  • 556 Signs and symptoms of musculoskeletal system and connective tissue without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM M62.81 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM M62.81: