"Becker's" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "becker's"

  • Becker's
    • cardiomyopathy - I42.8 Other cardiomyopathies
    • disease
      • idiopathic mural endomyocardial disease - I42.3 Endomyocardial (eosinophilic) disease
      • myotonia congenita, recessive form - G71.12 Myotonia congenita
    • 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.