2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.2

Cervicalgia

Type 1 Excludes
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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 M54.2. 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.
  • cervicalgia due to intervertebral cervical disc disorder (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M50
    • M50 Cervical disc disorders
      • M50.0 Cervical disc disorder with myelopathy
        • M50.00 Cervical disc disorder with myelopathy, unspe...
        • M50.01 Cervical disc disorder with myelopathy, high...
        • M50.02 Cervical disc disorder with myelopathy, mid-c...
          • M50.020 Cervical disc disorder with myelopathy, mid-c...
          • M50.021 Cervical disc disorder at C4-C5 level with my...
          • M50.022 Cervical disc disorder at C5-C6 level with my...
          • M50.023 Cervical disc disorder at C6-C7 level with my...
        • M50.03 Cervical disc disorder with myelopathy, cervi...
      • M50.1 Cervical disc disorder with radiculopathy
        • M50.10 Cervical disc disorder with radiculopathy, un...
        • M50.11 Cervical disc disorder with radiculopathy, h...
        • M50.12 Cervical disc disorder with radiculopathy, mi...
          • M50.120 Mid-cervical disc disorder, unspecified
          • M50.121 Cervical disc disorder at C4-C5 level with ra...
          • M50.122 Cervical disc disorder at C5-C6 level with ra...
          • M50.123 Cervical disc disorder at C6-C7 level with ra...
        • M50.13 Cervical disc disorder with radiculopathy, ce...
      • M50.2 Other cervical disc displacement
        • M50.20 Other cervical disc displacement, unspecified...
        • M50.21 Other cervical disc displacement, high cervi...
        • M50.22 Other cervical disc displacement, mid-cervica...
          • M50.220 Other cervical disc displacement, mid-cervica...
          • M50.221 Other cervical disc displacement at C4-C5 lev...
          • M50.222 Other cervical disc displacement at C5-C6 lev...
          • M50.223 Other cervical disc displacement at C6-C7 lev...
        • M50.23 Other cervical disc displacement, cervicothor...
      • M50.3 Other cervical disc degeneration
        • M50.30 Other cervical disc degeneration, unspecified...
        • M50.31 Other cervical disc degeneration, high cervi...
        • M50.32 Other cervical disc degeneration, mid-cervica...
          • M50.320 Other cervical disc degeneration, mid-cervica...
          • M50.321 Other cervical disc degeneration at C4-C5 lev...
          • M50.322 Other cervical disc degeneration at C5-C6 lev...
          • M50.323 Other cervical disc degeneration at C6-C7 lev...
        • M50.33 Other cervical disc degeneration, cervicothor...
      • M50.8 Other cervical disc disorders
        • M50.80 Other cervical disc disorders, unspecified ce...
        • M50.81 Other cervical disc disorders, high cervical...
        • M50.82 Other cervical disc disorders, mid-cervical r...
          • M50.820 Other cervical disc disorders, mid-cervical r...
          • M50.821 Other cervical disc disorders at C4-C5 level
          • M50.822 Other cervical disc disorders at C5-C6 level
          • M50.823 Other cervical disc disorders at C6-C7 level
        • M50.83 Other cervical disc disorders, cervicothoraci...
      • M50.9 Cervical disc disorder, unspecified
        • M50.90 Cervical disc disorder, unspecified, unspecif...
        • M50.91 Cervical disc disorder, unspecified, high ce...
        • M50.92 Cervical disc disorder, unspecified, mid-cerv...
          • M50.920 Unspecified cervical disc disorder, mid-cervi...
          • M50.921 Unspecified cervical disc disorder at C4-C5 l...
          • M50.922 Unspecified cervical disc disorder at C5-C6 l...
          • M50.923 Unspecified cervical disc disorder at C6-C7 l...
        • M50.93 Cervical disc disorder, unspecified, cervicot...
    M50.-
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The following code(s) above M54.2 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 M54.2:
  • M00-M99
    2018 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
    2018 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
  • M54
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54

    Dorsalgia

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • psychogenic dorsalgia (F45.41)
    Dorsalgia
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM M54.2 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to M54.2:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to M54.2:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To M54.2
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 …… sacral and sacrococcygeal region
M54.2 Cervicalgia
M54.3 Sciatica
M54.30 …… unspecified side
M54.31 …… right side
M54.32 …… left side
M54.4 Lumbago with sciatica
M54.40 …… unspecified side
M54.41 …… right side
M54.42 …… left side
M54.5 Low back pain
M54.6 Pain in thoracic spine

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