ICD-10 Diagnosis Code G93.89

Other specified disorders of brain

Diagnosis Code G93.89

ICD-10: G93.89
Short Description: Other specified disorders of brain
Long Description: Other specified disorders of brain
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code G93.89

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Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Other disorders of the nervous system (G89-G99)
      • Other disorders of brain (G93)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Absence of the vermis
  • Ambulatory automatism
  • Automatism
  • Bing-Neel syndrome
  • Borries' syndrome
  • Brainstem myoclonus
  • Bruns' syndrome
  • Cerebral akinetopsia
  • Cerebral calcification
  • Cerebral calcification
  • Cerebroretinal microangiopathy with calcifications and cysts
  • Command automatism
  • Corpus callosum syndrome
  • Disorder of basal ganglia
  • Disorder of midbrain
  • Encephalomalacia
  • Foville-Wilson syndrome
  • Localized cranial lesion
  • Mass of left frontal lobe of brain
  • Mass of parietotemporal region of brain
  • Mass of right parietal lobe of brain
  • Mass of right temporal lobe
  • Multicystic encephalomalacia
  • Necrosis of central nervous system caused by exposure to ionizing radiation
  • Photomyoclonus, diabetes mellitus, deafness, nephropathy and cerebral dysfunction
  • Pneumocephalus
  • Premotor cortex syndrome
  • Prion disease
  • Progressive subcortical gliosis
  • Pseudoporencephaly
  • Slit ventricle syndrome
  • Suprasellar syndrome
  • Sylvian aqueduct syndrome
  • Syringoencephalia
  • Syringoencephalomyelia
  • Tension pneumocephalus

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code G93.89 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Brain Diseases

The brain is the control center of the body. It controls thoughts, memory, speech, and movement. It regulates the function of many organs. When the brain is healthy, it works quickly and automatically. However, when problems occur, the results can be devastating.

Inflammation in the brain can lead to problems such as vision loss, weakness and paralysis. Loss of brain cells, which happens if you suffer a stroke, can affect your ability to think clearly. Brain tumors can also press on nerves and affect brain function. Some brain diseases are genetic. And we do not know what causes some brain diseases, such as Alzheimer's disease.

The symptoms of brain diseases vary widely depending on the specific problem. In some cases, damage is permanent. In other cases, treatments such as surgery, medicines, or physical therapy can correct the source of the problem or improve symptoms.

  • Basal ganglia dysfunction
  • Brain abscess
  • Brain surgery
  • Central pontine myelinolysis
  • Cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) collection
  • EEG
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Pseudotumor cerebri
  • Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome

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