ICD-10-CM Code M51.1
Thoracic, thoracolumbar and lumbosacral intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code M51.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of M51.1 that describes the diagnosis 'thor, thrclm & lumbosacr intvrt disc disord w radiculopathy' in more detail.
- M51.1 Thoracic, thoracolumbar and lumbosacral intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code M51 is used to code Intervertebral disc disorder
A intervertebral disc disorder is a condition that involves deterioration, herniation, or other dysfunction of an intervertebral disc.
|ICD 9 Code:||722|
Cervical vertebra with intervertebral disc
Coding Notes for M51.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Sciatica due to intervertebral disc disorder
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Lumbago-sciatica due to displacement of lumbar intervertebral disc (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M51.1 - Thoracic, thoracolumbar and lumbosacral intervertebral disc disorders with radiculopathy'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code M51.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.