Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 723.4
Brachial neuritis or radiculitis NOS
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Brachial neuritis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 723.4 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 723.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Brachial neuritis
  • Brachial plexus neuralgia
  • Brachial radiculitis
  • cervical (neck) disc disorder w radiculopathy
  • cervical (neck) disc disorder w radiculopathy of spine
  • Cervical (neck) radiculitis
  • Cervical (neck) radiculopathy
  • Cervical disc disorder w radiculopathy
  • Cervical disc disorder w radiculopathy of cervicothoracic spine
  • Cervical disc disorder w radiculopathy of occipitatlantoaxial spine
  • Cervical disc disorder w radiculopathy, midcervical
  • Cervical disc disorder with radiculopathy
  • Cervical nerve root pain
  • Cervical radiculitis
  • Cervical radiculopathy
  • Cervical root neuropathy
  • Cervical spondylosis with radiculopathy
  • Cervicobrachial neuralgia
  • Cervicothoracic disc disorder with radiculopathy
  • Cervicothoracic radiculopathy
  • Left brachial neuritis
  • Midcervical disc disorder with radiculopathy
  • Multiple-level cervical spondylosis with radiculopathy
  • Neuralgia of arm
  • Neuralgia of upper limb
  • Occipitoatlantoaxial disc disorder with radiculopathy
  • Occipitoatlantoaxial radiculopathy
  • Radiculitis, brachial
  • Radiculopathy of cervicothoracic spine
  • Radiculopathy of occipitatlantoaxial spine
  • Right brachial neuritis
  • Ulnar neuritis
Applies To
  • Cervical radiculitis
  • Radicular syndrome of upper limbs
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 723.4 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M54.12 Radiculopathy, cervical region
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM M54.13 Radiculopathy, cervicothoracic region
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 723.4:
  • Adhesion(s), adhesive (postinfectional) (postoperative)
  • Compression
  • Neuralgia, neuralgic (acute) (see also Neuritis) 729.2
    • arm 723.4
    • brachial 723.4
    • radial (nerve) 723.4
    • subscapular (nerve) 723.4
    • suprascapular (nerve) 723.4
    • ulnar (nerve) 723.4
  • Neuritis (see also Neuralgia) 729.2
    • arm 723.4
    • brachial (nerve) NEC 723.4
      • due to displacement, intervertebral disc 722.0
    • cervical 723.4
    • radial (nerve) 723.4
    • subscapular (nerve) 723.4
    • suprascapular (nerve) 723.4
    • ulnar (nerve) 723.4
  • Neuropathy, neuropathic (see also Disorder, nerve) 355.9
  • Radiculitis (pressure) (vertebrogenic) 729.2
    • accessory nerve 723.4
    • arm 723.4
    • brachial 723.4
    • cervical NEC 723.4
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • scapulovertebral 723.4
    • shoulder-girdle 723.4
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