Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 354.9
Mononeuritis of upper limb unspecified
  • Short description: MONONEURITIS ARM NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 354.9 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 354.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 354.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 354.9: 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • After-surgery neuroma in nerve of arm
  • Compression neuropathy of left upper limb (disorder)
  • Compression neuropathy of right upper limb (disorder)
  • Compression neuropathy of upper limb (disorder)
  • L hand nerve entrapment
  • L musculocutaneous nerve palsy
  • Left arm mononeuritis
  • Left hand nerve compression (disorder)
  • Left hand nerve entrapment
  • Left musculocutaneous nerve palsy
  • Left musculocutaneous nerve paralysis (disorder)
  • Mononeuritis of left arm
  • Mononeuritis of right arm
  • Mononeuritis, L arm
  • Mononeuritis, R arm
  • Peripheral nerve compression arm
  • Peripheral nerve compression, arm
  • Peripheral nerve compression, L arm
  • Peripheral nerve compression, left arm
  • Peripheral nerve compression, R arm
  • Peripheral nerve compression, right arm
  • Peripheral nerve disorder, arm
  • Peripheral neuropathy, arm
  • Postoperative neuroma of left arm (disorder)
  • Postoperative neuroma of right arm (disorder)
  • Postoperative neuroma of upper limb (disorder)
  • Postsurgical neuroma, arm
  • Postsurgical neuroma, L arm
  • Postsurgical neuroma, left arm
  • Postsurgical neuroma, R arm
  • Postsurgical neuroma, right arm
  • R hand nerve entrapment
  • R musculocutaneous nerve palsy
  • Right arm mononeuritis
  • Right hand nerve compression (disorder)
  • Right hand nerve entrapment
  • Right musculocutaneous nerve palsy
  • Right musculocutaneous nerve paralysis (disorder)
  • Upper limb nerve lesion (disorder)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 354.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G56.90 Unspecified mononeuropathy of unspecified upper limb
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 354.9:
  • Angiospasm 443.9
    • nerve
      • arm 354.9
      • autonomic (see also Neuropathy, peripheral, autonomic) 337.9
      • axillary 353.0
      • leg 355.8
      • lower extremity - see Angiospasm, nerve, leg
      • median 354.1
      • peripheral NEC 355.9
      • spinal NEC 355.9
      • sympathetic (see also Neuropathy, peripheral, autonomic) 337.9
      • ulnar 354.2
      • upper extremity - see Angiospasm, nerve, arm
  • Change(s) (of) - see also Removal of
    • trophic 355.9
      • arm NEC 354.9
      • leg NEC 355.8
      • lower extremity NEC 355.8
      • upper extremity NEC 354.9
  • Compression
    • arm NEC 354.9
    • upper extremity NEC 354.9
  • Disorder - see also Disease
  • Mononeuritis 355.9
    • upper limb 354.9
      • specified nerve NEC 354.8
  • Mononeuropathy (see also Mononeuritis) 355.9
  • Neuralgia, neuralgic (acute) (see also Neuritis) 729.2
    • finger 354.9
    • forearm 354.9
    • hand 354.9
    • shoulder 354.9
    • wrist 354.9
  • Neuroma (M9570/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
    • nonneoplastic 355.9
      • arm NEC 354.9
      • leg NEC 355.8
      • lower extremity NEC 355.8
      • specified site NEC - see Mononeuritis, by site
      • upper extremity NEC 354.9
    • surgical (nonneoplastic) 355.9
      • arm NEC 354.9
      • leg NEC 355.8
      • lower extremity NEC 355.8
      • upper extremity NEC 354.9
  • Neuropathy, neuropathic (see also Disorder, nerve) 355.9
    • arm NEC 354.9
    • upper extremity NEC 354.9
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • abductor 355.9
      • lower extremity 355.8
      • upper extremity 354.9
    • compression
      • arm NEC 354.9
      • cerebral - see Paralysis, brain
      • leg NEC 355.8
      • lower extremity NEC 355.8
      • upper extremity NEC 354.9
    • finger NEC 354.9
    • musculocutaneous nerve 354.9
    • musculospiral 354.9
    • shoulder 354.9
    • thumb NEC 354.9
    • triceps brachii 354.9
    • wrist NEC 354.9
  • Trophoneurosis NEC 356.9
    • arm NEC 354.9
    • upper extremity NEC 354.9
  • Vasospasm 443.9
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