ICD-10-CM Code G12.2
Motor neuron disease
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code G12.2 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of G12.2 that describes the diagnosis 'motor neuron disease' in more detail.
- G12.2 Motor neuron disease NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code G122 is used to code Progressive bulbar palsy
Progressive bulbar palsy (also known simply as PBP) is a medical condition. It belongs to a group of disorders known as motor neuron diseases. PBP is a disease that attacks the nerves supplying the bulbar muscles. These disorders are characterized by the degeneration of motor neurons in the cerebral cortex, spinal cord, brain stem, and pyramidal tracts. This specifically involves the glossopharyngeal nerve (IX), vagus nerve (X), and hypoglossal nerve (XII).
|MeSH Codes:||, D010244, D016472|
|ICD 9 Codes:||335.22, 335.22, 335.24|
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Restrictive lung disease due to amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (disorder)
- Infantile ascending hereditary spastic paralysis (disorder)
- Frontal lobe degeneration with motor neurone disease (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G12.2 - Motor neuron disease'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code G12.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.