Thoracic Back Pain Icd 10
Thoracic Back Pain Icd 10 – Pain in thoracic spine. M54.6 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes. If you’ve been moaning, “Oh, my back hurts! “, you’re not alone. Back pain is one of the most common medical problem, affecting 8 out of 10 people at some point during their lives. The back pain can range from dull ache, constant to pain that is both sudden, sharp. Acute back pain comes suddenly and usually lasts from several days to several weeks. Chronic back pain is called if it lasts for more than three months.
Most of the back mother will disappear on their own, although it may take some time. Taking pain killers without a prescription and comfort can help. However, staying in bed for more than 1 or 2 days can make it worse.
If back pain is severe or does not improve after three days, you should contact your healthcare provider. You should also get medical care if you have a back mother who has suffered injuries. Treatments for the back mother depending on the type of pain you have, and what causes it. This may include hot or cold packagings, exercises, medications, injections, complementary medicine, and sometimes surgery.
2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.6
- M54.6 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM M54.6 became effective on October 1, 2018.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of M54.6 – other international versions of ICD-10 M54.6 may differ.
- Chronic pain in thorax
- Chronic thoracic back pain
- Chronic thoracic pain
- Myofacial pain syndrome with lumbar involvement
- Myofascial pain syndrome, lumbar
- Thoracic facet joint pain
- Thoracic facet syndrome
- Thoracic spine pain
ICD-10-CM M54.6 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
- 551 Medical back problems with mcc
- 552 Medical back problems without mcc