ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 13, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Pain in thoracic spine M54.6

M54.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M54.6 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M50-M54 Other dorsopathies (M50-M54)
Category M54 Dorsalgia

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Excludes1
  • pain in thoracic spine due to intervertebral disc disorder (M51.-)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Pain in thoracic spine”

  • Pain(s) - R52See also Painful
    • spine - M54.9
      • thoracic - M54.6
    • thoracic spine - M54.6
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M54.6 Pain in thoracic spine

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