2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I69.992

Facial weakness following unspecified cerebrovascular disease

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • I69.992 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Facial weakness following unsp cerebrovascular disease
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM I69.992 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of I69.992 - other international versions of ICD-10 I69.992 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Facial droop following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
The following code(s) above I69.992 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 I69.992:
  • I00-I99
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range I00-I99

    Diseases of the circulatory 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)
    • systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
    • transient cerebral ischemic attacks and related syndromes (G45.-)
    Diseases of the circulatory system
  • I60-I69
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range I60-I69

    Cerebrovascular diseases

    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic intracranial hemorrhage (S06.-)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify presence of:
    • alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)
    • exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z77.22)
    • history of tobacco dependence (Z87.891)
    • hypertension (I10-I16)
    • occupational exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (Z57.31)
    • tobacco dependence (F17.-)
    • tobacco use (Z72.0)
    Cerebrovascular diseases
  • I69
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I69

    Sequelae of cerebrovascular disease

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • Category I69 is to be used to indicate conditions in I60-I67 as the cause of sequelae. The 'sequelae' include conditions specified as such or as residuals which may occur at any time after the onset of the causal condition
    Type 1 Excludes
    • personal history of cerebral infarction without residual deficit (Z86.73)
    • personal history of prolonged reversible ischemic neurologic deficit (PRIND) (Z86.73)
    • personal history of reversible ischemic neurologcial deficit (RIND) (Z86.73)
    • sequelae of traumatic intracranial injury (S06.-)
    Sequelae of cerebrovascular disease
  • I69.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I69.9

    Sequelae of unspecified cerebrovascular diseases

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • sequelae of stroke (I69.3)
    • sequelae of traumatic intracranial injury (S06.-)
    Sequelae of unspecified cerebrovascular diseases
Approximate Synonyms
  • Facial weakness
  • Facial weakness, due to cerebrovascular disease
  • Left facial weakness as late effect of cerebrovascular disease
  • Right facial weakness as late effect of cerebrovascular disease
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • I69.992 is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM I69.992 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 056 Degenerative nervous system disorders with mcc
  • 057 Degenerative nervous system disorders without mcc

Convert I69.992 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to I69.992:
  • Droop
    • facial R29.810
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.810

      Facial weakness

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Facial droop
      Type 1 Excludes
      • Bell's palsy (G51.0)
      • facial weakness following cerebrovascular disease (I69. with final characters -92)
  • Sequelae (of) - see also condition
    • disease
      • cerebrovascular I69.90
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I69.90

        Unspecified sequelae of unspecified cerebrovascular disease

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        • facial droop I69.992
        • facial weakness I69.992
  • Weak, weakening, weakness (generalized) R53.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R53.1

    Weakness

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Asthenia NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • age-related weakness (R54)
    • muscle weakness (M62.8-)
    • sarcopenia (M62.84)
    • senile asthenia (R54)
    • facial R29.810
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.810

      Facial weakness

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Facial droop
      Type 1 Excludes
      • Bell's palsy (G51.0)
      • facial weakness following cerebrovascular disease (I69. with final characters -92)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I69.992
I69.96 Other paralytic syndrome following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I69.961 …… affecting right dominant side
I69.962 …… affecting left dominant side
I69.963 …… affecting right non-dominant side
I69.964 …… affecting left non-dominant side
I69.965 …… bilateral
I69.969 …… affecting unspecified side
I69.99 Other sequelae of unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I69.990 Apraxia following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I69.991 Dysphagia following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I69.992 Facial weakness following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I69.993 Ataxia following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I69.998 Other sequelae following unspecified cerebrovascular disease
I70 Atherosclerosis
I70.0 Atherosclerosis of aorta
I70.1 Atherosclerosis of renal artery
I70.2 Atherosclerosis of native arteries of the extremities
I70.20 Unspecified atherosclerosis of native arteries of extremities
I70.201 …… right leg
I70.202 …… left leg
I70.203 …… bilateral legs

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