ICD-10 Diagnosis Code M99.87

Other biomechanical lesions of upper extremity

Diagnosis Code M99.87

ICD-10: M99.87
Short Description: Other biomechanical lesions of upper extremity
Long Description: Other biomechanical lesions of upper extremity
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code M99.87

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The code M99.87 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00–M99)
    • Biomechanical lesions, not elsewhere classified (M99)
      • Biomechanical lesions, not elsewhere classified (M99)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code M99.87 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 564 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH MCC
  • 565 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITH CC
  • 566 - OTHER MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM AND CONNECTIVE TISSUE DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Nonallopathic lesion of upper extremities
  • Somatic dysfunction of upper extremity

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