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International Classification of Diseases, Clinical Modification, 10th Revision (ICD-10-CM)

According to the Centers for Disease Control, the ICD-10-CM “is the official system of assigning codes to diagnoses and procedures associated with hospital utilization in the United States.” These codes are used in billing and reimbursement for medical diagnoses and procedures.

Cold Laser or Low-Level Laser Therapy (LLTT) is used to treat a variety of medical conditions. The following list of diagnoses may be appropriate for cold laser therapy. Please consult your doctor or the ICD-10-CM TABULAR LIST of DISEASES and INJURIES available on cdc.gov.

Suggested Clinical Uses for Cold Laser Therapy:

INFLAMMATORY CONDITIONS

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Epicondylitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Bursitis
  • Plantar Fasciitis

Primary Diagnosis

  • Pain
  • Restricted range of movement/stiffness
  • Edema
  • Effusion
  • Paresthesia
  • Inflammation
  • Adicular Pain
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Myofasciitis

PAIN MANAGEMENT

  • Fibromyalgia
  • Bursitis
  • Lower back pain
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Fasciitis
  • Neck/Cervical pain

Primary Diagnosis

  • Pain
  • Restricted range of motion/stiffness
  • Inflammation
  • Effusion
  • Edema
  • Muscle spasms
  • Mysofasciitis

CONNECTIVE TISSUE INJURY

  • Tendonitis
  • Tendon Ruptures
  • Sprains
  • Strains

Primary Diagnosis

  • Pain
  • Inflammation
  • Restricted range of motion/stiffness
  • Effusion
  • Edema
  • Muscle spasms
  • Myofasciitis
  • Radicular pain

JOINT INJURY

  • Temporomandibular (TM) disorders
  • Ligament injury
  • Dislocations
  • Osteoarthritis

Primary Diagnosis

  • Joint pain
  • Inflammation
  • Restricted range of motion/stiffness
  • Joint effusion
  • Edema

MUSCLE INJURY

  • Muscle bruises/contusions
  • Muscle contractures
  • Muscle ruptures
  • Myositis

Primary Diagnosis

  • Muscle Pain
  • Inflammation
  • Restricted range of motion/stiffness
  • Muscle spasms
  • Edema
  • Myofasciitis

NEUROLOGICAL INJURY

  • Ruptured disc
  • Prolapsed disc
  • Crush injuries
  • Neuritis

Primary Diagnosis

  • Radicular pain
  • Myofasciitis
  • Decreased range of motion/stiffness
  • Inflammation
  • Muscle spasms
  • Paresthesia
  • Edema
  • Effusion

SKIN INJURIES AND CONDITIONS

  • Burns
  • Skin ulcers
  • Skin grafts
  • Surgical incisions

Primary Diagnosis

  • Joint pain
  • Inflammation
  • Restricted range of motion/stiffness
  • Edema