ICD-10-CM Code M62.259
Nontraumatic ischemic infarction of muscle, unspecified thigh
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M62.259 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of nontraumatic ischemic infarction of muscle, unspecified thigh. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M622 is used to code Compartment syndrome
Compartment syndrome is increased pressure within one of the body's compartments which contains muscles and nerves. Compartment syndrome most commonly occurs in compartments in the leg or arm. There are two main types of compartment syndrome: acute and chronic.
|MeSH Codes:||D003161, D003161|
|ICD 9 Codes:||729.7, 958.9|
- 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 M62.259 and a single ICD9 code, 728.89 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.