ICD-10-CM Code M62.26
Nontraumatic ischemic infarction of muscle, lower leg
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 M62.26 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of M62.26 that describes the diagnosis 'nontraumatic ischemic infarction of muscle, lower leg' in more detail.
- M62.26 Nontraumatic ischemic infarction of muscle, lower leg NON-BILLABLE
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|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'M62.26 - Nontraumatic ischemic infarction of muscle, lower leg'
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