ICD-10-CM Code G40.82
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 G40.82 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of G40.82 that describes the diagnosis 'epileptic spasms' in more detail.
- G40.82 Epileptic spasms NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code G408 is used to code Kohlschütter-Tönz syndrome
kohlschütter-tönz syndrome (kts), also called amelo-cerebro-hypohidrotic syndrome is a rare inherited syndrome characterized by epilepsy, dementia, intellectual disability, and yellow teeth caused by amelogenesis imperfecta (abnormal formation of tooth enamel). it is a type a ectodermal dysplasia.
Coding Notes for G40.82 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.
- Infantile spasms
- Salaam attacks
- West's syndrome
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G40.82 - Epileptic spasms'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code G40.82. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.