Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 524.62
Temporomandibular joint disorders arthralgia of temporomandibular joint
  • Short description: Arthralgia TMJ.
  • ICD-9-CM 524.62 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 524.62 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 524.62.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 524.62: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Arthralgia of temporomandibular joint
  • Arthralgia of TMJ
  • Left temporomandibular joint pain
  • Left TMJ (temporomandibular joint) pain
  • Left TMJ pain
  • Right temporomandibular joint pain
  • Right TMJ (temporomandibular joint) pain
  • Right TMJ pain
  • Temporomandibular joint (tmj) arthralgia
  • TMJ arthralgia
  • TMJ pain
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 524.62 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M26.62 Arthralgia of temporomandibular joint
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 524.62:
  • Arthralgia (see also Pain, joint) 719.4
    • temporomandibular joint 524.62
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • temporomandibular (joint) 524.62
    • temporomaxillary joint 524.62
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