"Becker's" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries
- cardiomyopathy - I42.8 Other cardiomyopathies
- dystrophy - G71.01 Duchenne or Becker muscular dystrophy
- pigmented hairy nevus - D22.5 Melanocytic nevi of trunk
Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions
Cardiomyopathies: A group of diseases in which the dominant feature is the involvement of the CARDIAC MUSCLE itself. Cardiomyopathies are classified according to their predominant pathophysiological features (DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY; HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY; RESTRICTIVE CARDIOMYOPATHY) or their etiological/pathological factors (CARDIOMYOPATHY, ALCOHOLIC; ENDOCARDIAL FIBROELASTOSIS).
Disease: A definite pathologic process with a characteristic set of signs and symptoms. It may affect the whole body or any of its parts, and its etiology, pathology, and prognosis may be known or unknown.