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.

Additional indicator

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

Further information


This information is not intended for self-diagnosis and does not replace professional medical advice from a doctor. If you find an ICD code on a personal medical document, please also note the additional indicator used for diagnostic confidence.
Your doctor will assist you with any health-related questions and explain the ICD diagnosis code to you in a direct consultation if necessary.


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