ICD-10-CM Code G61.8
Other inflammatory polyneuropathies
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 G61.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the two child codes of G61.8 that describes the diagnosis 'other inflammatory polyneuropathies' in more detail.
- G61.8 Other inflammatory polyneuropathies NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code G618 is used to code Multifocal motor neuropathy
multifocal motor neuropathy (mmn) is a progressively worsening condition where muscles in the extremities gradually weaken. the disorder, a pure motor neuropathy syndrome, is sometimes mistaken for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (als) because of the similarity in the clinical picture, especially if muscle fasciculations are present. mmn is thought to be autoimmune. it was first described in the mid-1980s.
|MeSH Codes:||, D020277|
|ICD 9 Codes:||, 357.81|
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G61.8 - Other inflammatory polyneuropathies'
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