Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 729.1
Myalgia and myositis unspecified
  • Short description: Myalgia and myositis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 729.1 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 729.1 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 729.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 729.1: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abdominal muscle pain
  • Benign acute myositis
  • Cervical myofascial pain syndrome
  • Cysticercosis myositis
  • Diffuse muscle tenderness
  • Eosinophilic myositis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fibromyositis
  • Fibrositis and nodular fasciitis
  • Fibrositis of neck
  • Focal nodular myositis
  • Inclusion body myositis
  • Intercostal myalgia
  • Lingual myositis
  • Lumbar myofascial pain syndrome
  • Maxillary myositis
  • Muscle pain
  • Muscle pain, abdominal
  • Muscle tension pain
  • Musculoskeletal pain
  • Myalgia
  • Myalgia (muscle pain)
  • Myalgia/myositis - multiple
  • Myalgia/myositis - shoulder
  • Myofacial pain syndrome with lumbar involvement
  • Myofacial pain syndrome with thoracic involvement
  • Myofacial tender points
  • Myofascial pain syndrome
  • Myofascial pain syndrome, cervical
  • Myofascial pain syndrome, cervical (neck)
  • Myofascial pain syndrome, lumbar
  • Myofascial pain syndrome, thoracic
  • Myofascial tender points
  • Myositis
  • Myositis (muscle inflammation)
  • Myositis due to cysticercosis
  • Myositis in sarcoidosis
  • Myositis of ankle
  • Myositis of foot
  • Myositis of forearm
  • Myositis of hand
  • Myositis of lower leg
  • Myositis of shoulder
  • Myositis of shoulder region
  • Myositis of thigh
  • Myositis of upper arm
  • Nematode myositis
  • Pain on movement of skeletal muscle
  • Paraneoplastic myositis
  • Primary fibromyalgia syndrome
  • Proliferative myositis
  • Protozoal myositis
  • Skeletal muscle tender
  • Suxamethonium pains
  • Thoracic myofascial pain syndrome
  • Viral myositis
Applies To
  • Fibromyositis NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 729.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M60.9 Myositis, unspecified
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M79.1 Myalgia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M79.7 Fibromyalgia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 729.1:
  • Fibromyalgia 729.1
  • Fibromyositis (see also Myositis) 729.1
  • Musculoneuralgia 729.1
  • Myalgia (intercostal) 729.1
    • eosinophilia syndrome 710.5
  • Myofascitis (acute) 729.1
  • Myofibrositis (see also Myositis) 729.1
  • Myositis 729.1
    • due to posture 729.1
    • fibrosa or fibrous (chronic) 728.2
      • Volkmann's (complicating trauma) 958.6
    • multiple - see Polymyositis
    • occupational 729.1
    • rheumatic 729.1
    • rheumatoid 729.1
    • traumatic (old) 729.1
  • Neuromyalgia 729.1
  • Neuromyositis 729.1
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • muscle 729.1
    • musculoskeletal (see also Pain, by site) 729.1
    • neuromuscular 729.1
    • rheumatic NEC 729.0
      • muscular 729.1
  • Rheumatism, rheumatic (acute NEC) 729.0
    • myositis 729.1
  • Sore
    • muscle 729.1
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • myofascial pain NEC 729.1
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