ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 359.71

Inclusion body myositis

Diagnosis Code 359.71

ICD-9: 359.71
Short Description: Inclusion body myositis
Long Description: Inclusion body myositis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 359.71

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system
    • Disorders of the peripheral nervous system (350-359)
      • 359 Muscular dystrophies and other myopathies

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • G72.41 - Inclusion body myositis [IBM]

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 359.71 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • IBM (inclusion body myositis) 359.71
    • Myositis 729.1
      • inclusion body (IBM) 359.71

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