ICD-10 Diagnosis Code M96.4

Postsurgical lordosis

Diagnosis Code M96.4

ICD-10: M96.4
Short Description: Postsurgical lordosis
Long Description: Postsurgical lordosis
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M96.4

Valid for Submission
The code M96.4 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of musculoskeletal system, not elsewhere classified (M96)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of ms sys, NEC (M96)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code M96.4 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 456 - SPINAL FUSION EXCEPT CERVICAL WITH SPINAL CURVATURE OR MALIGNANCY OR INFECTION OR EXTENSIVE FUSIONS WITH
  • 457 - SPINAL FUSION EXCEPT CERVICAL WITH SPINAL CURVATURE OR MALIGNANCY OR INFECTION OR EXTENSIVE FUSIONS WITH
  • 458 - SPINAL FUSION EXCEPT CERVICAL WITH SPINAL CURVATURE OR MALIGNANCY OR INFECTION OR EXTENSIVE FUSIONS WITH

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Synonyms
  • Acquired lordosis
  • Lordosis deformity of spine
  • Post-laminectomy lordosis
  • Postsurgical lordosis

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