ICD-10-CM Code M75.42
Impingement syndrome of left shoulder
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
M75.42 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of impingement syndrome of left shoulder. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code M754 is used to code Impingement syndrome
Shoulder impingement syndrome, also called subacromial impingement, painful arc syndrome, supraspinatus syndrome, swimmer's shoulder, and thrower's shoulder, is a clinical syndrome which occurs when the tendons of the rotator cuff muscles become irritated and inflamed as they pass through the subacromial space, the passage beneath the acromion. This can result in pain, weakness and loss of movement at the shoulder.
|Specialty:||Orthopedics, Sports Medicine|
|ICD 9 Code:||726.2|
- 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 M75.42 and a single ICD9 code, 726.2 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.