Code valid for the year 06 will no longer be valid without addition of the sixth character. Umbilical granuloma in a newborn will be reported with a specific code, P83. 061 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of spinal stenosis, lumbar region without neurogenic claudication. 06 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
The edition of ICD- 10- CM M48. 06 - other international versions of ICD- 10 M48. The code is NOT valid for the year for the submission of HIPAA- covered transactions. M48 06 update. 062) of neurogenic claudication. 06 is a " header" nonspecific and non- billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of spinal stenosis, lumbar region.
Be sure to check the final addenda when published and update any. This is the American ICD- 10- CM version of M48.