Pain, unspecified R52- >

Applicable To
  • Acute pain NOS
  • Generalized pain NOS
  • Pain NOS
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as R52. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • acute and chronic pain, not elsewhere classified (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G89
    • G89 Pain, not elsewhere classified
      • G89.0 Central pain syndrome
      • G89.1 Acute pain, not elsewhere classified
        • G89.11 Acute pain due to trauma
        • G89.12 Acute post-thoracotomy pain
        • G89.18 Other acute postprocedural pain
      • G89.2 Chronic pain, not elsewhere classified
        • G89.21 Chronic pain due to trauma
        • G89.22 Chronic post-thoracotomy pain
        • G89.28 Other chronic postprocedural pain
        • G89.29 Other chronic pain
      • G89.3 Neoplasm related pain (acute) (chronic)
      • G89.4 Chronic pain syndrome
    G89.-
    )
  • localized pain, unspecified type - code to pain by site, such as:
  • abdomen pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R10
    • R10 Abdominal and pelvic pain
      • R10.0 Acute abdomen
      • R10.1 Pain localized to upper abdomen
        • R10.10 Upper abdominal pain, unspecified
        • R10.11 Right upper quadrant pain
        • R10.12 Left upper quadrant pain
        • R10.13 Epigastric pain
      • R10.2 Pelvic and perineal pain
      • R10.3 Pain localized to other parts of lower abdome...
        • R10.30 Lower abdominal pain, unspecified
        • R10.31 Right lower quadrant pain
        • R10.32 Left lower quadrant pain
        • R10.33 Periumbilical pain
      • R10.8 Other abdominal pain
        • R10.81 Abdominal tenderness
          • R10.811 Right upper quadrant abdominal tenderness
          • R10.812 Left upper quadrant abdominal tenderness
          • R10.813 Right lower quadrant abdominal tenderness
          • R10.814 Left lower quadrant abdominal tenderness
          • R10.815 Periumbilic abdominal tenderness
          • R10.816 Epigastric abdominal tenderness
          • R10.817 Generalized abdominal tenderness
          • R10.819 …… unspecified site
        • R10.82 Rebound abdominal tenderness
          • R10.821 Right upper quadrant rebound abdominal tender...
          • R10.822 Left upper quadrant rebound abdominal tendern...
          • R10.823 Right lower quadrant rebound abdominal tender...
          • R10.824 Left lower quadrant rebound abdominal tendern...
          • R10.825 Periumbilic rebound abdominal tenderness
          • R10.826 Epigastric rebound abdominal tenderness
          • R10.827 Generalized rebound abdominal tenderness
          • R10.829 Rebound abdominal tenderness, unspecified sit...
        • R10.83 Colic
        • R10.84 Generalized abdominal pain
      • R10.9 Unspecified abdominal pain
    R10.-
    )
  • back pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.9

    Dorsalgia, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Backache NOS
    • Back pain NOS
    M54.9
    )
  • breast pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N64.4

    Mastodynia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    N64.4
    )
  • chest pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R07.1

    Chest pain on breathing

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Painful respiration
    R07.1-
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R07.9

    Chest pain, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    R07.9
    )
  • ear pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H92.0

    Otalgia

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    H92.0-
    )
  • eye pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H57.1

    Ocular pain

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    H57.1
    )
  • headache (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R51

    Headache

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Facial pain NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • atypical face pain (G50.1)
    • migraine and other headache syndromes (G43-G44)
    • trigeminal neuralgia (G50.0)
    R51
    )
  • joint pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M25.5

    Pain in joint

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    M25.5-
    )
  • limb pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M79.6

    Pain in limb, hand, foot, fingers and toes

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    M79.6-
    )
  • lumbar region pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.5

    Low back pain

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Loin pain
    • Lumbago NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • low back strain (S39.012)
    • lumbago due to intervertebral disc displacement (M51.2-)
    • lumbago with sciatica (M54.4-)
    M54.5
    )
  • pelvic and perineal pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R10.2

    Pelvic and perineal pain

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    R10.2
    )
  • shoulder pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M25.51

    Pain in shoulder

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    M25.51-
    )
  • spine pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54
    • M54 Dorsalgia
      • M54.0 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.00 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.01 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.02 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.03 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.04 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.05 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.06 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.07 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.08 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and ba...
        • M54.09 Panniculitis affecting regions, neck and back...
      • M54.1 Radiculopathy
        • M54.10 …… site unspecified
        • M54.11 …… occipito-atlanto-axial region
        • M54.12 …… cervical region
        • M54.13 …… cervicothoracic region
        • M54.14 …… thoracic region
        • M54.15 …… thoracolumbar region
        • M54.16 …… lumbar region
        • M54.17 …… lumbosacral region
        • M54.18 Radiculopathy, sacral and sacrococcygeal regi...
      • M54.2 Cervicalgia
      • M54.3 Sciatica
      • M54.4 Lumbago with sciatica
      • M54.5 Low back pain
      • M54.6 Pain in thoracic spine
      • M54.8 Other dorsalgia
      • M54.9 Dorsalgia, unspecified
    M54.-
    )
  • throat pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R07.0

    Pain in throat

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • chronic sore throat (J31.2)
    • sore throat (acute) NOS (J02.9)
    Type 2 Excludes
    R07.0
    )
  • tongue pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K14.6

    Glossodynia

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Glossopyrosis
    • Painful tongue
    K14.6
    )
  • tooth pain (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K08.8

    Other specified disorders of teeth and supporting structures

      2016 2017 - Deleted Code 2017 - New Code 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    K08.8
    )
  • renal colic (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N23

    Unspecified renal colic

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    N23
    )
  • pain disorders exclusively related to psychological factors (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F45.41

    Pain disorder exclusively related to psychological factors

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Somatoform pain disorder (persistent)
    F45.41
    )
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