ICD-10 Diagnosis Code G25.3

Myoclonus

Diagnosis Code G25.3

ICD-10: G25.3
Short Description: Myoclonus
Long Description: Myoclonus
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code G25.3

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Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Extrapyramidal and movement disorders (G20-G26)
      • Other extrapyramidal and movement disorders (G25)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Benign neonatal sleep myoclonus
  • Brainstem myoclonus
  • Brainstem myoclonus
  • Brainstem myoclonus
  • Brainstem myoclonus
  • Brainstem myoclonus
  • Cerebral cortex myoclonus
  • Drug-induced myoclonus
  • Dysphonia of palatopharyngolaryngeal myoclonus
  • Familial essential myoclonus
  • Hyoid myoclonus
  • Hyperexplexia
  • Hypnic jerk
  • Intention myoclonus
  • Juvenile cerebellar degeneration AND myoclonus
  • Myoclonic disorder
  • Myoclonus
  • Myoclonus
  • Myoclonus associated with fever
  • Myoclonus of stapedius muscle
  • Myoclonus of tensor tympani muscle
  • Nocturnal myoclonus
  • Non-epileptic myoclonus
  • Oculopalatal myoclonus
  • On examination - myoclonus
  • Opsoclonus-myoclonus syndrome
  • Palatal myoclonus
  • Palatal-tympanic myoclonus
  • Paramyoclonus multiplex
  • Pendular nystagmus
  • Photomyoclonus, diabetes mellitus, deafness, nephropathy and cerebral dysfunction
  • Post-anoxic myoclonus
  • Postencephalitic myoclonus
  • Progressive cerebellar ataxia with palatal myoclonus
  • Segmental cord myoclonus
  • Spinal cord myoclonus
  • Spontaneous eye movements in coma
  • Symptomatic myoclonus
  • Symptomatic myoclonus
  • Vertical myoclonus

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients


Movement Disorders

Imagine if parts of your body moved when you didn't want them to. If you have a movement disorder, you experience these kinds of impaired movement. Dyskinesia is abnormal uncontrolled movement and is a common symptom of many movement disorders. Tremors are a type of dyskinesia.

Nerve diseases cause many movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease. Other causes include injuries, autoimmune diseases, infections and certain medicines. Many movement disorders are inherited, which means they run in families.

Treatment varies by disorder. Medicine can cure some disorders. Others get better when an underlying disease is treated. Often, however, there is no cure. In that case, the goal of treatment is to improve symptoms and relieve pain.

  • Angelman syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Chronic motor tic disorder (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Facial tics (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Movement - uncontrollable (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Movement - uncontrolled or slow (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Movement - uncoordinated (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Movement - unpredictable or jerky (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA) (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Tardive dyskinesia (Medical Encyclopedia)


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