1. G36 Other acute disseminated demyelination


    • postinfectious encephalitis and encephalomyelitis NOS (G04.01)
    1. G36.0 Neuromyelitis optica [Devic]

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Demyelination in optic neuritis
    2. G36.1 Acute and subacute hemorrhagic leukoencephalitis [Hurst]

    3. G36.8 Other specified acute disseminated demyelination

    4. G36.9 Acute disseminated demyelination, unspecified

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.