ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017

See: Acute poliomyelitis

  ICD-10 Code for Acute poliomyelitis, unspecified A80.9

A80.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A80.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A80-A89 Viral and prion infections of the central nervous system (A80-A89)
Category A80 Acute poliomyelitis

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Related Terms to “Acute poliomyelitis, unspecified”

  • Encephalitis(chronic) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (nonepidemic) (spurious) (subacute) - G04.90
    • in(due to)
      • poliovirus - A80.9
  • Heine-Medin disease - A80.9
  • Meningitis(basal) (basic) (brain) (cerebral) (cervical) (congestive) (diffuse) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (membranous) (metastatic) (nonspecific) (pontine) (progressive) (simple) (spinal) (subacute) (sympathetic) (toxic) - G03.9
    • in(due to)
      • poliovirus - A80.9
    • poliovirus - A80.9
  • Polioencephalitis(acute) (bulbar) - A80.9
  • Polioencephalomyelitis(acute) (anterior) - A80.9
  • Poliomyelitis(acute) (anterior) (epidemic) - A80.9
    • nonepidemic - A80.9
    • spinal, acute - A80.9
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.