ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jun 26, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Pain in unspecified limb M79.609

M79.609 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

M79.609 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 13 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (M00-M99)
Section M70-M79 Other soft tissue disorders (M70-M79)
Category M79 Other and unspecified soft tissue disorders, not elsewhere classified

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Pain in limb NOS
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Pain in unspecified limb”

  • Pain(s) - R52See also Painful
    • limb - M79.609
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.