G56

icd
Non-Billable

Mononeuropathies of upper limb


Alphabetical Terms
  • Mononeuropathy upper limb
  • Neuropathy axillary
  • Paralysis finger
  • Paralysis shoulder
  • Paralysis wrist

Guidelines

Excludes1
G50-G59
  • current traumatic nerve, nerve root and plexus disorders - see Injury, nerve by body region
  • neuralgia NOS (M79.2)
  • neuritis NOS (M79.2)
  • peripheral neuritis in pregnancy (O26.82-)
  • radiculitis NOS (M54.1-)
G56current traumatic nerve disorder - see nerve injury by body region
Excludes 2
6
  • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
  • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
  • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
  • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
  • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
  • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
  • neoplasms (C00-D49)
  • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)

Related Codes

G56icd
Mononeuropathies of upper limb
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome, unspecified upper limb
Carpal tunnel syndrome, right upper limb
Carpal tunnel syndrome, left upper limb
Carpal tunnel syndrome, bilateral upper limbs
Other lesions of median nerve
Other lesions of median nerve, unspecified upper limb
Other lesions of median nerve, right upper limb
Other lesions of median nerve, left upper limb