M75.9: Shoulder lesion, unspecified
Your shoulder joint is damaged.
The shoulder connects the chest to the upper arm. The shoulder joint itself consists of various part-joints between the shoulder blade and the humerus. The shoulder can be damaged due, for example, to wear and tear or injuries. When the shoulder is damaged, there may be some shoulder pain or the arm may be 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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