ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jan 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Paralytic gait R26.1

R26.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

R26.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 18 Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99)
Section R25-R29 Symptoms and signs involving the nervous and musculoskeletal systems (R25-R29)
Category R26 Abnormalities of gait and mobility
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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Spastic gait
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Related Terms to “Paralytic gait”


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.