M75.2: Bicipital tendinitis
The tendon of your biceps muscle is inflamed.
The biceps muscle is in the upper arm. The muscle is important in flexing the arm, for example.
The tendon of your biceps muscle is inflamed. This can be caused by overwork, injuries or other disorders, for example. The inflammation may cause pain and the arm may become less mobile.
On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.
- G: Confirmed diagnosis
- V: Tentative diagnosis
- Z: Condition after
- A: Excluded diagnosis
- L: Left
- R: Right
- B: Both sides
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