December 30, 2021
I am trying to find the diagnosis code for vertebrogenic low back pain. Can you help?
There is a new code that went into effect October 1, 2021, for Vertebrogenic low back pain M54.51. This new code distinguishes vertebrogenic low back pain for non-specific causes of back pain.
*This response is based on the best information available as of 12/30/21
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