ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 728.89

Muscle/ligament dis NEC

Diagnosis Code 728.89

ICD-9: 728.89
Short Description: Muscle/ligament dis NEC
Long Description: Other disorders of muscle, ligament, and fascia
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 728.89

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (710–739)
    • Rheumatism, excluding the back (725-729)
      • 728 Disorders of muscle, ligament, and fascia

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Abnormally decreased muscle contraction
  • Acute serositis
  • Calcification of ligament
  • Calcification of stylohyoid ligament
  • Complete tear of lunotriquetral ligament
  • Complete tear radio-scapho-capitate ligament
  • Complete tear scapho-trapezium ligament
  • Complete tear ulnar-carpal meniscus
  • Complete tear volar intercarpal ligament
  • Complete tear, elbow joint, lateral collateral ligament
  • Complete tear, elbow joint, medial collateral ligament
  • Complete tear, finger, distal interphalangeal joint, radial collateral ligament
  • Complete tear, wrist and/or hand
  • Contracture of flexor digitorum profundus
  • Contracture of hamstring
  • Contracture of sternomastoid
  • Denervation
  • Eosinophilic fasciitis due to L-tryptophan
  • Extension contracture of muscle
  • Fasciitis with eosinophilia syndrome
  • Flexion contracture of muscle
  • Haff syndrome
  • Hemorrhage of muscle
  • Herniation of lumbar muscles
  • Iliotibial band friction syndrome
  • Infectious disorder of muscle
  • Inflammation of extensor carpi ulnaris muscle tendon
  • Inflammation of extensor indicis muscle tendon
  • Inflammation of extensor pollicis longus muscle tendon
  • Inflammation of flexor carpi radialis muscle tendon
  • Inflammation of flexor carpi ulnaris muscle tendon
  • Inflammation of stylomandibular ligament
  • Intermuscular hematoma
  • Ischemic infarction of muscle
  • Mallet finger with closed tendon injury
  • Muscle abscess
  • Muscle abscess of back
  • Muscle abscess of foot
  • Muscle abscess of forearm
  • Muscle abscess of hand
  • Muscle abscess of lower leg
  • Muscle abscess of neck
  • Muscle abscess of pelvis
  • Muscle abscess of shoulder
  • Muscle abscess of upper arm
  • Muscle crush syndrome
  • Muscle sheath hernia
  • Myoglobinuria following ingestion of eel
  • Myotonia
  • Nodule in muscle
  • On examination - extension contracture
  • Palmar space infection, hypothenar
  • Palmar space infection, mid-palm
  • Palmar space infection, thenar
  • Partial division, extensor digitorum tendon
  • Partial division, hamstring tendon
  • Partial division, patellar tendon
  • Partial division, quadriceps tendon
  • Partial division, tendo calcaneus
  • Periarticular calcification
  • Pseudohypertrophy of muscle
  • Rupture of lunotriquetral ligament of wrist
  • Volar plate injury, finger, distal interphalangeal joint
  • Volar plate injury, finger, metacarpophalangeal joint
  • Volar plate injury, finger, proximal interphalangeal joint
  • Volar plate injury, thumb, interphalangeal joint
  • Volar plate injury, thumb, metacarpophalangeal joint

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Muscle Disorders

Also called: Myopathy

Your muscles help you move and help your body work. Different types of muscles have different jobs. There are many problems that can affect muscles. Muscle disorders can cause weakness, pain or even paralysis.

Causes of muscle disorders include

  • Injury or overuse, such as sprains or strains, cramps or tendinitis
  • A genetic disorder, such as muscular dystrophy
  • Some cancers
  • Inflammation, such as myositis
  • Diseases of nerves that affect muscles
  • Infections
  • Certain medicines

Sometimes the cause is not known.

  • Caring for muscle spasticity or spasms
  • Compartment syndrome
  • Contracture deformity
  • Creatine phosphokinase test
  • Electromyography
  • Eyelid twitch
  • Hypotonia
  • Muscle aches
  • Muscle atrophy
  • Muscle biopsy
  • Muscle function loss
  • Muscle twitching
  • Myopathic changes
  • Myotonia congenita
  • Rhabdomyolysis
  • Volkmann ischemic contracture
  • Weakness

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