Muscle, ischemic infarction
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|Dx:||Muscle, ischemic infarction|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||Other cardiovascular problems|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
- This code includes all types/locations of compartment syndromes of muscles -- it does not include Compartment syndrome, abdominal
- Compartment Syndrome is a painful condition that occurs when pressure within the muscles builds to dangerous levels. This pressure can decrease blood flow, which prevents nourishment and oxygen from reaching nerve and muscle cells. Compartment syndrome can be either acute or chronic.
- Regarding Diabetic Myonecrosis -- a complication of diabetes with spontaneous ischemic necrosis of skeletal muscle, usually of the thigh, unrelated to atheroembolism or occlusion of major arteries.
- Code this entity as 2 Combined ICD10 codes: This one Muscle, ischemic infarction + Diabetes mellitus chronic complication: Musculoskeletal
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