Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 729.82
Cramp of limb
  • Short description: Cramp in limb.
  • ICD-9-CM 729.82 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 729.82 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 729.82: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 729.82 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R25.2 Cramp and spasm
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bilat arm cramps
  • Bilat leg cramps
  • Bilateral arm cramps
  • Bilateral leg cramps
  • Cramp
  • cramp in limb
  • Cramp in lower leg associated with rest
  • Left arm cramp
  • Left leg cramp
  • Limb cramp
  • Muscle cramp, nocturnal
  • Nocturnal muscle cramp
  • Right arm cramp
  • Right leg cramp
  • Sleep related leg cramps
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 729.82:
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