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ICD-10-CM Code G72.41
Inclusion body myositis [IBM]

Billable Code
Billable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016

G72.41 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of inclusion body myositis [IBM]. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.

The ICD code G724 is used to code Inflammatory myopathy

Inflammatory myopathy (inflammatory muscle disease or myositis) is disease featuring weakness and inflammation of muscles and (in some types) muscle pain. The cause of much inflammatory myopathy is unknown (idiopathic), and such cases are classified according to their symptoms and signs and electromyography, MRI and laboratory findings. The main classes of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy are polymyositis (PM), dermatomyositis (DM), and inclusion-body myositis (IBM).

Specialty: Neurology
MeSH Codes: D009220, D009220, D009220
ICD 9 Codes: 359.6, 710.3, 710.4

Gottron's papules on the hand of a patient with juvenile dermatomyositis.

Source: Wikipedia

MS-DRG Mapping

  • DRG Group #545-547 - Connective tissue disorders with MCC.
  • DRG Group #545-547 - Connective tissue disorders with CC.
  • DRG Group #545-547 - Connective tissue disorders without CC or MCC.

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G72.41 - Inclusion body myositis [IBM]'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code G72.41. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.


Inclusion body myositis (exact match)

This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 359.71 was previously used, G72.41 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.

Parent Code: G72.4 - Inflammatory and immune myopathies, not elsewhere classified

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