Instability

"Instability" 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 "instability"

  • Instability
    • emotional (excessive) - F60.3 Borderline personality disorder
    • joint (post-traumatic) - M25.30 Other instability, unspecified joint
      • ankle - M25.37 Other instability, ankle and foot
      • due to old ligament injury - See: Disorder, ligament;
      • elbow - M25.32 Other instability, elbow
      • flail - See: Flail, joint;
      • foot - M25.37 Other instability, ankle and foot
      • hand - M25.34 Other instability, hand
      • hip - M25.35 Other instability, hip
      • knee - M25.36 Other instability, knee
      • lumbosacral
      • prosthesis - See: Complications, joint prosthesis, mechanical, displacement, by site;
      • sacroiliac
      • secondary to
        • old ligament injury - See: Disorder, ligament;
        • removal of joint prosthesis - M96.89 Other intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of the musculoskeletal system
      • shoulder (region) - M25.31 Other instability, shoulder
      • spine
      • wrist - M25.33 Other instability, wrist
    • knee (chronic) - M23.5 Chronic instability of knee
    • lumbosacral
    • nervous - F48.8 Other specified nonpsychotic mental disorders
    • personality (emotional) - F60.3 Borderline personality disorder
    • spine - See: Instability, joint, spine;
    • vasomotor - R55 Syncope and collapse

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Ankle: The region of the lower limb between the FOOT and the LEG.

Elbow: Region of the body immediately surrounding and including the ELBOW JOINT.

Foot: The distal extremity of the leg in vertebrates, consisting of the tarsus (ANKLE); METATARSUS; phalanges; and the soft tissues surrounding these bones.

Hand: The distal part of the arm beyond the wrist in humans and primates, that includes the palm, fingers, and thumb.

Hip: The projecting part on each side of the body, formed by the side of the pelvis and the top portion of the femur.

Knee: A region of the lower extremity immediately surrounding and including the KNEE JOINT.

Spine: The spinal or vertebral column.

Wrist: The region of the upper limb between the metacarpus and the FOREARM.