ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 22, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Geniculate ganglionitis G51.1

G51.1 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

G51.1 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 6 Diseases of the nervous system (G00-G99)
Section G50-G59 Nerve, nerve root and plexus disorders (G50-G59)
Category G51 Facial nerve disorders

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Excludes1
  • postherpetic geniculate ganglionitis (B02.21)
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Related Terms to “Geniculate ganglionitis”

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Questions related to G51.1 Geniculate ganglionitis

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.