ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S86.109A

Unsp inj musc/tend post grp at low leg level, unsp leg, init

Diagnosis Code S86.109A

ICD-10: S86.109A
Short Description: Unsp inj musc/tend post grp at low leg level, unsp leg, init
Long Description: Unspecified injury of other muscle(s) and tendon(s) of posterior muscle group at lower leg level, unspecified leg, initial encounter
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S86.109A

Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
    • Injuries to the knee and lower leg (S80-S89)
      • Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at lower leg level (S86)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code S86.109A is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)


Information for Patients

Leg Injuries and Disorders

Your legs are made up of bones, blood vessels, muscles, and other connective tissue. They are important for motion and standing. Playing sports, running, falling, or having an accident can damage your legs. Common leg injuries include sprains and strains, joint dislocations, and fractures.

These injuries can affect the entire leg, or just the foot, ankle, knee, or hip. Certain diseases also lead to leg problems. For example, knee osteoarthritis, common in older people, can cause pain and limited motion. Problems in your veins in your legs can lead to varicose veins or deep vein thrombosis.

  • Blount disease
  • Bowlegs
  • Common peroneal nerve dysfunction
  • Femoral nerve dysfunction
  • Femur fracture repair - discharge
  • Foot, leg, and ankle swelling
  • Iliotibial band syndrome -- aftercare
  • Ischemic ulcers -- self-care
  • Knock knees
  • Leg pain
  • Shin splints - self-care
  • Tibial nerve dysfunction
  • Venous insufficiency

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