722.10 LUMBAR DISC DISPLACEMENT

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 722.10

Short Description: Lumbar disc displacement

Long Description: Displacement of lumbar intervertebral disc without myelopathy

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (710–739)
    • Dorsopathies (720-724)
      • 722 Intervertebral disc disorders
        • 722.10 Lumbar disc displacement

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 722.10 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Compression
    • nerve NEC - see also Disorder, nerve
      • due to displacement of intervertebral disc 722.2
        • lumbar, lumbosacral 722.10
          • with myelopathy 722.73
  • Displacement, displaced
    • intervertebral disc (with neuritis, radiculitis, sciatica, or other pain) 722.2
      • lumbar, lumbosacral 722.10
        • with myelopathy 722.73
        • due to major trauma - see Dislocation, vertebra, lumbar
  • Hernia, hernial (acquired) (recurrent) 553.9
    • lumbar 553.8
      • intervertebral disc 722.10
  • Lumbago 724.2
    • due to displacement, intervertebral disc 722.10
  • Lumbalgia 724.2
    • due to displacement, intervertebral disc 722.10
  • Neuritis (see also Neuralgia) 729.2
    • due to
      • displacement, prolapse, protrusion, or rupture of intervertebral disc 722.2
        • lumbar, lumbosacral 722.10
      • herniation, nucleus pulposus 722.2
        • lumbar, lumbosacral 722.10
    • sciatic (nerve) 724.3
      • due to displacement of intervertebral disc 722.10
  • Sciatica (infectional) 724.3
    • due to
      • displacement of intervertebral disc 722.10
      • herniation, nucleus pulposus 722.10

Crosswalk Information

The code 722.10 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
722.10 Right Arrow M51.26 Other intervertebral disc displacement, lumbar region
M51.27 Other intervertebral disc displacement, lumbosacral region
This ICD-9 to ICD-10 data is based on the 2015 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

No. ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
1 722.0 Displacement of cervical intervertebral disc without myelopathy
2 722.11 Displacement of thoracic intervertebral disc without myelopathy
3 722.2 Displacement of intervertebral disc, site unspecified, without myelopathy
4 722.30 Schmorl's nodes, unspecified region
5 722.31 Schmorl's nodes, thoracic region
6 722.32 Schmorl's nodes, lumbar region
7 722.39 Schmorl's nodes, other region
8 722.4 Degeneration of cervical intervertebral disc
9 722.51 Degeneration of thoracic or thoracolumbar intervertebral disc
10 722.52 Degeneration of lumbar or lumbosacral intervertebral disc
11 722.6 Degeneration of intervertebral disc, site unspecified
12 722.70 Intervertebral disc disorder with myelopathy, unspecified region
13 722.71 Intervertebral disc disorder with myelopathy, cervical region
14 722.72 Intervertebral disc disorder with myelopathy, thoracic region
15 722.73 Intervertebral disc disorder with myelopathy, lumbar region
16 722.80 Postlaminectomy syndrome, unspecified region
17 722.81 Postlaminectomy syndrome, cervical region
18 722.82 Postlaminectomy syndrome, thoracic region
19 722.83 Postlaminectomy syndrome, lumbar region
20 722.90 Other and unspecified disc disorder, unspecified region
21 722.91 Other and unspecified disc disorder, cervical region
22 722.92 Other and unspecified disc disorder, thoracic region
23 722.93 Other and unspecified disc disorder, lumbar region

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