Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 355.79
Other mononeuritis of lower limb
  • Short description: Oth mononeur lower limb.
  • ICD-9-CM 355.79 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 355.79 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 355.79.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 355.79: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Compartment syndrome of foot
  • Compartment syndrome of lower leg
  • Compression obturator nerve
  • Cruralgia
  • Iilioinguinal neuropathy (disorder)
  • Iliohypogastric nerve neuralgia (disorder)
  • Iliohypogastric nerve neuritis
  • Iliohypogastric neuralgia
  • Iliohypogastric neuritis
  • Ilioinguinal nerve entrapment
  • Ilio-inguinal nerve entrapment
  • Ilioinguinal neuropathy
  • L iliohypogastric neuralgia
  • L iliohypogastric neuritis
  • L ilioinguinal mononeuritis
  • L ilioinguinal nerve entrapment
  • L ilioinguinal neuropathy
  • L obturator nerve compression
  • L obturator neuropathy
  • L saphenous neuritis
  • L sural neuropathy
  • L tibial neuropathy
  • Left iliohypogastric nerve neuralgia (disorder)
  • Left iliohypogastric nerve neuritis (disorder)
  • Left iliohypogastric neuralgia
  • Left iliohypogastric neuritis
  • Left ilioinguinal mononeuritis
  • Left ilioinguinal nerve compression (disorder)
  • Left ilioinguinal nerve entrapment
  • Left ilioinguinal nerve neuritis (disorder)
  • Left ilioinguinal neuropathy
  • Left obturator nerve compression
  • Left obturator neuropathy
  • Left saphenous neuritis
  • Left sural neuropathy
  • Left tibial neuropathy
  • Neuralgia iliohypogastric nerve
  • Neuritis iliohypogastric nerve
  • Neuritis of saphenous nerve
  • Neuritis saphenous nerve
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), ilioinguinal
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), obturator
  • Obturator nerve compression
  • Obturator nerve lesion
  • Obturator nerve paralysis
  • Obturator neuropathy
  • Popliteal entrapment syndrome
  • R iliohypogastric neuralgia
  • R iliohypogastric neuritis
  • R ilioinguinal mononeuritis
  • R ilioinguinal nerve entrapment
  • R ilioinguinal neuropathy
  • R obturator nerve compression
  • R obturator neuropathy
  • R saphenous neuritis
  • R sural neuropathy
  • R tibial neuropathy
  • Right iliohypogastric nerve neuralgia (disorder)
  • Right iliohypogastric nerve neuritis (disorder)
  • Right iliohypogastric neuralgia
  • Right iliohypogastric neuritis
  • Right ilioinguinal mononeuritis
  • Right ilioinguinal nerve compression (disorder)
  • Right ilioinguinal nerve entrapment
  • Right ilioinguinal nerve neuritis (disorder)
  • Right ilioinguinal neuropathy
  • Right obturator nerve compression
  • Right obturator neuropathy
  • Right saphenous neuritis
  • Right sural neuropathy
  • Right tibial neuropathy
  • Saphenous neuritis
  • Sural neuropathy
  • Tibial nerve lesion
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 355.79 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G57.80 Other specified mononeuropathies of unspecified lower limb
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 355.79:
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