ICD-10-CM Code M25.54

Pain in joints of hand

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

M25.54 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of pain in joints of hand. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:M25.54
Short Description:Pain in joints of hand
Long Description:Pain in joints of hand

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

  • M25.541 - Pain in joints of right hand
  • M25.542 - Pain in joints of left hand
  • M25.549 - Pain in joints of unspecified hand

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code M25.54 are found in the index:


Code Classification

  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Other joint disorders (M20-M25)
      • Other joint disorder, not elsewhere classified (M25)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020