ICD-10-CM Code G61.81
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuritis
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
G61.81 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuritis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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|
- DRG Group #073-074 - Cranial and peripheral nerve disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #073-074 - Cranial and peripheral nerve disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'G61.81 - Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuritis'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 357.81 was previously used, G61.81 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.