ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Apr 23, 2019
M79.62 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Pain in upper arm
Inclusion Term
  • Pain in axillary region

More specific codes for Pain in upper arm

  • M79.621 - Pain in right upper arm
  • M79.622 - Pain in left upper arm
  • M79.629 - Pain in unspecified upper arm
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Related Terms to “Pain in upper arm”

See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to M79.62 Pain in upper arm

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.