729.5 PAIN IN LIMB

Code Information

Diagnosis Code: 729.5

Short Description: Pain in limb

Long Description: Pain in limb

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (710–739)
    • Rheumatism, excluding the back (725-729)
      • 729 Other disorders of soft tissues
        • 729.5 Pain in limb

Code Version: 2015 ICD-9-CM

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code 729.5 has the following ICD-9-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Distress
    • leg 729.5
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • arch 729.5
    • arm 729.5
    • axillary 729.5
    • extremity (lower) (upper) 729.5
    • finger 729.5
    • foot 729.5
    • hand 729.5
    • leg 729.5
    • limb 729.5
    • toe 729.5

Crosswalk Information

The code 729.5 converts into the following ICD-10 code(s):
ICD-9 Code ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
729.5 Right Arrow M79.609 Pain in unspecified limb
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
1 729.0 Rheumatism, unspecified and fibrositis
2 729.1 Myalgia and myositis, unspecified
3 729.2 Neuralgia, neuritis, and radiculitis, unspecified
4 729.30 Panniculitis, unspecified site
5 729.31 Hypertrophy of fat pad, knee
6 729.39 Panniculitis, other site
7 729.4 Fasciitis, unspecified
8 729.6 Residual foreign body in soft tissue
9 729.71 Nontraumatic compartment syndrome of upper extremity
10 729.72 Nontraumatic compartment syndrome of lower extremity
11 729.73 Nontraumatic compartment syndrome of abdomen
12 729.79 Nontraumatic compartment syndrome of other sites
13 729.81 Swelling of limb
14 729.82 Cramp of limb
15 729.89 Other musculoskeletal symptoms referable to limbs
16 729.90 Disorders of soft tissue, unspecified
17 729.91 Post-traumatic seroma
18 729.92 Nontraumatic hematoma of soft tissue
19 729.99 Other disorders of soft tissue

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