ICD-10-CM Code M62.079
Separation of muscle (nontraumatic), unspecified ankle and foot
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M62.079 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of separation of muscle (nontraumatic), unspecified ankle and foot. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M620 is used to code Diastasis recti
Diastasis recti (also known as abdominal separation) is commonly defined as a gap of roughly 2.7 cm or greater between the two sides of the rectus abdominis muscle. This condition has no associated morbidity or mortality.
|ICD 9 Code:||728.84|
Diastasis recti in an infant
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis with MCC.
- DRG Group #557-558 - Tendonitis, myositis and bursitis without MCC.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code M62.079 and a single ICD9 code, 728.84 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: M62.07 - Separation of muscle (nontraumatic), ankle and foot