Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 355.71
Causalgia of lower limb
  • Short description: CAUSALGIA LOWER LIMB.
  • ICD-9-CM 355.71 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 355.71 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 355.71.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 355.71: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) Type 2, L leg
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) Type 2, leg
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) Type 2, R leg
  • Complex regional pain syndrome type 2 of left leg (disorder)
  • Complex regional pain syndrome type 2 right leg (disorder)
  • Complex regional pain syndrome Type 2, L leg
  • Complex regional pain syndrome Type 2, leg
  • Complex regional pain syndrome Type 2, R leg
  • Complex regional pain syndrome, type II, lower limb (disorder)
355.71 Excludes
  • causalgia:
  • complex regional pain syndrome type II of the upper limb (354.4)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 355.71 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G57.70 Causalgia of unspecified lower limb
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 355.71:
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