ICD-10 Diagnosis Code G47.8

Other sleep disorders

Diagnosis Code G47.8

ICD-10: G47.8
Short Description: Other sleep disorders
Long Description: Other sleep disorders
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code G47.8

Valid for Submission
The code G47.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Episodic and paroxysmal disorders (G40-G47)
      • Sleep disorders (G47)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Decreased need for sleep
  • Dream enactment behavior
  • Frequent night waking
  • Head-banging
  • Limit-setting sleep disorder
  • Organic mixed sleep disorder
  • Organic sleep disorder
  • Poor sleep pattern
  • Sleep dysfunction with arousal disturbance
  • Sleep dysfunction with sleep stage disturbance
  • Sleep pattern disturbance
  • Sleep pattern disturbance
  • Sleep-onset association disorder
  • Sleep-related head banging
  • Sleeps in sitting position due to orthopnea
  • Sleeptalking

Information for Patients

Sleep Disorders

Is it hard for you to fall asleep or stay asleep through the night? Do you wake up feeling tired or feel very sleepy during the day, even if you have had enough sleep? You might have a sleep disorder. The most common kinds are

  • Insomnia - a hard time falling or staying asleep
  • Sleep apnea - breathing interruptions during sleep
  • Restless legs syndrome - a tingling or prickly sensation in the legs
  • Narcolepsy - daytime "sleep attacks"

Nightmares, night terrors, sleepwalking, sleep talking, head banging, wetting the bed and grinding your teeth are kinds of sleep problems called parasomnias. There are treatments for most sleep disorders. Sometimes just having regular sleep habits can help.

  • Changing your sleep habits
  • Drowsiness
  • Idiopathic hypersomnia
  • Irregular sleep-wake syndrome
  • Isolated sleep paralysis
  • Medicines for sleep
  • Narcolepsy
  • Nightmares
  • Sleep and your health
  • Sleep disorders
  • Teenagers and sleep

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