ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Paralytic syndrome, unspecified G83.9

G83.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

G83.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 6 Diseases of the nervous system (G00-G99)
Section G80-G83 Cerebral palsy and other paralytic syndromes (G80-G83)
Category G83 Other paralytic syndromes

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This category is to be used only when the listed conditions are reported without further specification, or are stated to be old or longstanding but of unspecified cause. The category is also for use in multiple coding to identify these conditions resulting from any cause.

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Related Terms to “Paralytic syndrome, unspecified”

  • Palsy - G83.9See also Paralysis
  • Paralysis, paralytic(complete) (incomplete) - G83.9
    • brain - G83.9
    • inferior nuclear - G83.9
    • motor - G83.9
    • senile - G83.9
    • spastic - G83.9
    • spinal(cord) - G83.9
    • syndrome - G83.9
  • ParesisSee also Paralysis
    • senile - G83.9
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • paralytic - G83.9
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Questions related to G83.9 Paralytic syndrome, unspecified

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