ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 30, 2017

See: Other specified disorders of muscle

  ICD-10 Code for Muscle weakness (generalized) M62.81

M62.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M62.81 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M60-M63 Disorders of muscles (M60-M63)
Category M62 Other disorders of muscle

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
  • muscle weakness in sarcopenia (M62.84)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Muscle weakness (generalized)”

  • Myasthenic - M62.81
  • Quadriparesissee Quadriplegia
    • meaning muscle weakness - M62.81
  • Weak, weakening, weakness(generalized) - R53.1
    • muscle - M62.81
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.