2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G83

Other paralytic syndromes

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • G83 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM G83 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of G83 - other international versions of ICD-10 G83 may differ.
Note
  • This category is to be used only when the listed conditions are reported without further specification, or are stated to be old or longstanding but of unspecified cause. The category is also for use in multiple coding to identify these conditions resulting from any cause.
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  • paralysis (complete) (incomplete), except as in
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G80

    Cerebral palsy

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hereditary spastic paraplegia (G11.4)
    G80
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G82

    Paraplegia (paraparesis) and quadriplegia (quadriparesis)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • This category is to be used only when the listed conditions are reported without further specification, or are stated to be old or longstanding but of unspecified cause. The category is also for use in multiple coding to identify these conditions resulting from any cause
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital cerebral palsy (G80.-)
    • functional quadriplegia (R53.2)
    • hysterical paralysis (F44.4)
    G82
The following code(s) above G83 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to G83:
  • 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
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To G83
G82.2 Paraplegia
G82.20 …… unspecified
G82.21 …… complete
G82.22 …… incomplete
G82.5 Quadriplegia
G82.50 …… unspecified
G82.51 …… C1-C4 complete
G82.52 …… C1-C4 incomplete
G82.53 …… C5-C7 complete
G82.54 …… C5-C7 incomplete
G83 Other paralytic syndromes
G83.0 Diplegia of upper limbs
G83.1 Monoplegia of lower limb
G83.10 …… affecting unspecified side
G83.11 …… affecting right dominant side
G83.12 …… affecting left dominant side
G83.13 …… affecting right nondominant side
G83.14 …… affecting left nondominant side
G83.2 Monoplegia of upper limb
G83.20 …… affecting unspecified side
G83.21 …… affecting right dominant side

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