ICD-10-CM Code R94.131
Abnormal electromyogram [EMG]
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R94.131 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of abnormal electromyogram [EMG]. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for R94.131 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Electromyogram of eye - instead, use code R94.113
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #564-566 - Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R94.131 - Abnormal electromyogram [EMG]'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Nonspecific abnormal electromyogram [EMG] (exact match)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 794.17 was previously used, R94.131 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.
Parent Code: R94.13 - Abnormal results of function studies of peripheral nervous system