ICD-10 Diagnosis Code H81.49

Vertigo of central origin, unspecified ear

Diagnosis Code H81.49

ICD-10: H81.49
Short Description: Vertigo of central origin, unspecified ear
Long Description: Vertigo of central origin, unspecified ear
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code H81.49

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the ear and mastoid process
    • Diseases of inner ear (H80-H83)
      • Disorders of vestibular function (H81)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Body positional nystagmus
  • Brain stem vertigo
  • Central positional nystagmus
  • Central positional vertigo
  • Cerebellar vertigo
  • Cortical vertigo
  • Downbeat nystagmus
  • Fatigable positional nystagmus
  • Malignant positional vertigo
  • Neck positional nystagmus
  • Non-fatigable positional nystagmus
  • Positional nystagmus
  • Vertical nystagmus
  • Vertigo as late effect of stroke
  • Vertigo as sequela of cerebrovascular disease
  • Vertigo of central origin

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