ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 21, 2017

See: Other specified disorders of muscle

  ICD-10 Code for Muscle weakness (generalized) M62.81

M62.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M62.81 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M60-M63 Disorders of muscles (M60-M63)
Category M62 Other disorders of muscle

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Excludes1
  • muscle weakness in sarcopenia (M62.84)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Muscle weakness (generalized)”

  • Myasthenic - M62.81
  • Quadriparesissee Quadriplegia
    • meaning muscle weakness - M62.81
  • Weak, weakening, weakness(generalized) - R53.1
    • muscle - M62.81
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M62.81 Muscle weakness (generalized)

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.