2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.619

Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction, intractable, without status migrainosus

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • G43.619 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Perst migraine aura w cerebral infrc, ntrct, w/o stat migr
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM G43.619 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of G43.619 - other international versions of ICD-10 G43.619 may differ.
The following code(s) above G43.619 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to G43.619:
  • G00-G99
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range G00-G99

    Diseases of the nervous system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the nervous system
  • G43
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43

    Migraine

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • the following terms are to be considered equivalent to intractable: pharmacoresistant (pharmacologically resistant), treatment resistant, refractory (medically) and poorly controlled
    Type 1 Excludes
    • headache NOS (R51)
    • lower half migraine (G44.00)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • headache syndromes (G44.-)
    Use Additional
    • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
    Migraine
  • G43.6
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.6

    Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • the type of cerebral infarction (I63.-)
    Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction
  • G43.61
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.61

    Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction, intractable

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction, with refractory migraine
    Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction, intractable
Approximate Synonyms
  • Intractable migraine with persistent aura and cerebral infarction
  • Persistent intractable migraine, cerebral infarction
ICD-10-CM G43.619 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 102 Headaches with mcc
  • 103 Headaches without mcc

Convert G43.619 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to G43.619:
  • Migraine (idiopathic) G43.909
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.909

    Migraine, unspecified, not intractable, without status migrainosus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Migraine NOS
    • with aura (acute-onset) (prolonged) (typical) (without headache) G43.109
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.109

      Migraine with aura, not intractable, without status migrainosus

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Migraine with aura NOS
      • persistent G43.509
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.509

        Persistent migraine aura without cerebral infarction, not intractable, without status migrainosus

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Persistent migraine aura NOS

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To G43.619
G43.509 …… without status migrainosus
G43.51 Persistent migraine aura without cerebral infarction, intractable
G43.511 …… with status migrainosus
G43.519 …… without status migrainosus
G43.6 Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction
G43.60 Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction, not intractable
G43.601 …… with status migrainosus
G43.609 …… without status migrainosus
G43.61 Persistent migraine aura with cerebral infarction, intractable
G43.611 …… with status migrainosus
G43.619 …… without status migrainosus
G43.7 Chronic migraine without aura
G43.70 Chronic migraine without aura, not intractable
G43.701 …… with status migrainosus
G43.709 …… without status migrainosus
G43.71 Chronic migraine without aura, intractable
G43.711 …… with status migrainosus
G43.719 …… without status migrainosus
G43.A Cyclical vomiting
G43.A0 …… not intractable
G43.A1 …… intractable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.