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ICD 10 Code M54.81

Occipital neuralgia

2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • M54.81 is a billable ICD-10 medical codes that provide a detailed representation of a patient's conditions or diagnoses.
  • ICD-10-CM codes are used for a variety of purposes, including statistics and for billing and claims reimbursement.
  • This is the American ICD 10 CM Version Of M54.81 allows for the capture of data regarding signs, symptoms, risk factors and comorbidities to better describe the clinical issue overall.

Reverse Index Lookup for ICD 10 CM CODE M54.81


The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM M54.81:
  • Neuralgia, neuralgic   M79.2
    • occipital   M54.81

  • SNOMed Terms:
    • Cervico-occipital neuralgia
    • Cervico-occipital neuralgia (finding)
    • Finding of sensation of musculoskeletal structure of neck
    • Finding of sensation of musculoskeletal structure of neck (finding)
    • Observation of sensation of musculoskeletal structure of neck
    • Observation of sensation of musculoskeletal structure of neck (finding)
    • Occipital neuralgia
    • Pain in cervical spine
    • Pain in cervical spine (finding)

    • Major Diagnostic Categories
      M.D.C

      • MDC Category : 08
      • MDC Type : Medical
      • Description : Diseases and Disorders of the Musculoskeletal System And Connective Tissue

    • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups
      MS-DRG

      • DRG Range: 551-552
        • 551 -- MEDICAL BACK PROBLEMS W MCC
        • 552 -- MEDICAL BACK PROBLEMS W/O MCC

    • Clinical Classifications Software
      CCS

      • CCS Category Number : 205
      • Description : Spondylosis; intervertebral disc disorders; other back problems
      • Multi CCS Level 1 Number : 13
      • Level 1 Description : Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
      • Multi CCS Level 2 Number : 13.3
      • Level 2 Description : Spondylosis; intervertebral disc disorders; other back problems [205.]

    • Prevention Quality Indicators (admissions for 'ambulatory care sensitive conditions')
      ACSC

      M54.81 ICD CODE is not Assigned For ACSA Admit

    • New York University Emergency Department visit severity algorithm
      NYU ED

      Non-emergent - 0%
      Emergent/Primary Care Treatable - 0%
      Emergent - ED Care Needed - Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
      Emergent - ED Care Needed - Not Preventable/Avoidable - 0%
      Primary diagnosis of injury 0%
      Primary diagnosis of mental health problems 0%
      Primary diagnosis of substance abuse 0%
      Primary diagnosis of Alcohol 0%
      Unclassified 100%

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