2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M53.82

Other specified dorsopathies, cervical region

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • M53.82 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM M53.82 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M53.82 - other international versions of ICD-10 M53.82 may differ.
The following code(s) above M53.82 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 M53.82:
  • M00-M99
    2020 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
  • M50-M54
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range M50-M54

    Other dorsopathies

    Type 1 Excludes
    • current injury - see injury of spine by body region
    • discitis NOS (M46.4-)
    Other dorsopathies
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cervical (neck) syndrome
  • Cervical facet joint pain
  • Cervical syndrome
  • Chronic disorder of cervical spine greater than three months
  • Facet syndrome of cervical spine
  • Facet syndrome, cervical
  • Musculoskeletal disorder of neck
  • Musculoskeletal disorder of the neck
  • Problem cervical (neck), chronic, more than 3 months
ICD-10-CM M53.82 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 551 Medical back problems with mcc
  • 552 Medical back problems without mcc

Convert M53.82 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M53.82:
  • Disorder (of) - see also Disease
  • Dorsopathy M53.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M53.9

    Dorsopathy, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • specified NEC M53.80
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M53.80

      Other specified dorsopathies, site unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • cervical region M53.82

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M53.82
M53.2X4 …… thoracic region
M53.2X5 …… thoracolumbar region
M53.2X6 …… lumbar region
M53.2X7 …… lumbosacral region
M53.2X8 …… sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M53.2X9 …… site unspecified
M53.3 Sacrococcygeal disorders, not elsewhere classified
M53.8 Other specified dorsopathies
M53.80 …… site unspecified
M53.81 …… occipito-atlanto-axial region
M53.82 …… cervical region
M53.83 …… cervicothoracic region
M53.84 …… thoracic region
M53.85 …… thoracolumbar region
M53.86 …… lumbar region
M53.87 …… lumbosacral region
M53.88 …… sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M53.9 Dorsopathy, unspecified
M54 Dorsalgia
M54.0 Panniculitis affecting regions of neck and back
M54.00 …… site unspecified

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