2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G83.4

Cauda equina syndrome

Applicable To
  • Neurogenic bladder due to cauda equina syndrome
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as G83.4. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • cord bladder NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G95.89

    Other specified diseases of spinal cord

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Cord bladder NOS
    • Drug-induced myelopathy
    • Radiation-induced myelopathy
    Type 1 Excludes
  • neurogenic bladder NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N31.9

    Neuromuscular dysfunction of bladder, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Neurogenic bladder dysfunction NOS
The following code(s) above G83.4 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 G83.4:
  • G00-G99
    2018 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
  • G83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G83

    Other paralytic syndromes

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    • paralysis (complete) (incomplete), except as in G80-G82
    • 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.
    Other paralytic syndromes
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM G83.4 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to G83.4:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to G83.4:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To G83.4
G83.21 …… affecting right dominant side
G83.22 …… affecting left dominant side
G83.23 …… affecting right nondominant side
G83.24 …… affecting left nondominant side
G83.3 Monoplegia, unspecified
G83.30 …… affecting unspecified side
G83.31 …… affecting right dominant side
G83.32 …… affecting left dominant side
G83.33 …… affecting right nondominant side
G83.34 …… affecting left nondominant side
G83.4 Cauda equina syndrome
G83.5 Locked-in state
G83.8 Other specified paralytic syndromes
G83.81 Brown-Séquard syndrome
G83.82 Anterior cord syndrome
G83.83 Posterior cord syndrome
G83.84 Todd's paralysis (postepileptic)
G83.89 Other specified paralytic syndromes
G83.9 Paralytic syndrome, unspecified
G89 Pain, not elsewhere classified
G89.0 Central pain syndrome

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