2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M48.062

Spinal stenosis, lumbar region with neurogenic claudication

    2018 - New Code 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • M48.062 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM M48.062 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M48.062 - other international versions of ICD-10 M48.062 may differ.
The following code(s) above M48.062 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to M48.062:
  • M00-M99
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range M00-M99

    Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue

    Note
    • Use an external cause code following the code for the musculoskeletal condition, if applicable, to identify the cause of the musculoskeletal condition
    Type 2 Excludes
    • arthropathic psoriasis (L40.5-)
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • compartment syndrome (traumatic) (T79.A-)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
  • M48.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M48.0

    Spinal stenosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Caudal stenosis
    Spinal stenosis
ICD-10-CM M48.062 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 551 Medical back problems with mcc
  • 552 Medical back problems without mcc

Convert M48.062 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): New code
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M48.062:
  • Stenosis, stenotic (cicatricial) - see also Stricture
    • spinal M48.00
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M48.00

      Spinal stenosis, site unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • lumbar region (NOS) (without neurogenic claudication) M48.061
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M48.061

        Spinal stenosis, lumbar region without neurogenic claudication

          2018 - New Code 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Spinal stenosis, lumbar region NOS
        • with neurogenic claudication M48.062

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M48.062
M48 Other spondylopathies
M48.0 Spinal stenosis
M48.00 …… site unspecified
M48.01 …… occipito-atlanto-axial region
M48.02 …… cervical region
M48.03 …… cervicothoracic region
M48.04 …… thoracic region
M48.05 …… thoracolumbar region
M48.06 Spinal stenosis, lumbar region
M48.061 …… without neurogenic claudication
M48.062 …… with neurogenic claudication
M48.07 …… lumbosacral region
M48.08 …… sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M48.1 Ankylosing hyperostosis [Forestier]
M48.10 …… site unspecified
M48.11 …… occipito-atlanto-axial region
M48.12 …… cervical region
M48.13 …… cervicothoracic region
M48.14 …… thoracic region
M48.15 …… thoracolumbar region
M48.16 …… lumbar region

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.