ICD-10-CM Code G24.8
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
G24.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other dystonia. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for G24.8 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Acquired torsion dystonia NOS
- DRG Group #091-093 - Other disorders of nervous system with MCC.
- DRG Group #091-093 - Other disorders of nervous system with CC.
- DRG Group #091-093 - Other disorders of nervous system without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Sandifer syndrome (disorder)
- Paroxysmal dystonia (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G24.8 - Other dystonia'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code G24.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Other acquired torsion dystonia (approximate match)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code G24.8 and a single ICD9 code, 333.79 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: G24 - Dystonia