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Please tell me about my Musculosketal Examination Result

I finally was approved for Physical medicine rehabilitation... After my examination it read DIAGNOSIS: 593.9 Unspecified disorder of kidney and ureter 722.10 Displacement of lumbar intervertebral disc without myelopathy 724.4 Thoracic or lumbosacral neuritis or radiculitis, unspecified 722.52 Degeneration of lumbar or lumbosacral intervertebral disc 729.1 Myalgia and myostis, unspecified 354.0 Carpel tunnel syndrome Can someone explain this to me, and what exactly does unspecified mean??? Also, may one exactly what exactly does physical medicine rehabilitation mean and what will he or she do and provide????? Thank you soooo much
Asked On : Thu, 2 Sep 2010
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-Unspecified term used in classification when clinician is sure about the disease related to some system in body but it is not fitting in the definition of already existing diseases in classification or all criteria are not fulfilled by patient illness.

-Physical medicine and rehabilitation (PMR) is a branch of medicine that aims to enhance and restore functional ability and quality of life to those with physical impairments or disabilities. Physical medicine and rehabilitation involves the management of disorders that alter the function and performance of the patient.

-Emphasis is placed on the optimization of function through the combined use of medications, physical modalities, physical training with therapeutic exercise, movement & activities modification, adaptive equipment and assistive device, orthotics (braces), prosthesis, and experiential training approaches.

Hope this will help you,

Wish you Good Health
Answered: Thu, 1 Sep 2011
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