The new ICD-10 code for Facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy is G71.02. The International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) is a system used by physicians and other healthcare providers to classify and code all diagnoses, symptoms and procedures recorded in conjunction with hospital care in the United States. Codification means a disease is assigned… Read More »
We’re proud to announce that the first issue of the FSHD Advocate is available and headed your way! Excited? So are we! Check out some of the highlights of this issue below, or read the full copy here! Inaugural Walk & Roll Campaign: A tremendous success…page 12 FSH Society latest grant awards…page 4 Gene editing… Read More »
Filmmaker Taylor Toole takes us inside the world of Lexi Pappas, a fellow documentarian who lives with a condition called facioscapulohumeral muscular dystrophy (FSHD). Last year, Lexi’s own documentary about her family’s four-generation journey with FSHD, went viral. Learn about the remarkable woman behind the camera.