ICD-10 Diagnosis Code S04.899A

Injury of other cranial nerves, unsp side, init encntr

Diagnosis Code S04.899A

ICD-10: S04.899A
Short Description: Injury of other cranial nerves, unsp side, init encntr
Long Description: Injury of other cranial nerves, unspecified side, initial encounter
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code S04.899A

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Code Classification
  • Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00–T98)
    • Injuries to the head (S00-S09)
      • Injury of cranial nerve (S04)

Information for Medical Professionals

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Synonyms
  • Injury of glossopharyngeal nerve
  • Injury of hypoglossal nerve
  • Injury of otic ganglion
  • Injury of pneumogastric nerve
  • Injury of pterygopalatine ganglion
  • Injury of submandibular ganglion
  • Parasympathetic ganglion injury
  • Parasympathetic ganglion injury
  • Parasympathetic ganglion injury
  • Parasympathetic nerve injury
  • Parasympathetic nerve injury
  • Parasympathetic nerve injury

Information for Patients


Peripheral Nerve Disorders

Also called: Neuritis, Peripheral neuritis, Peripheral neuropathy

Your peripheral nerves are the ones outside your brain and spinal cord. Like static on a telephone line, peripheral nerve disorders distort or interrupt the messages between the brain and the rest of the body.

There are more than 100 kinds of peripheral nerve disorders. They can affect one nerve or many nerves. Some are the result of other diseases, like diabetic nerve problems. Others, like Guillain-Barre syndrome, happen after a virus infection. Still others are from nerve compression, like carpal tunnel syndrome or thoracic outlet syndrome. In some cases, like complex regional pain syndrome and brachial plexus injuries, the problem begins after an injury. Some people are born with peripheral nerve disorders.

Symptoms often start gradually, and then get worse. They include

  • Numbness
  • Pain
  • Burning or tingling
  • Muscle weakness
  • Sensitivity to touch

Treatment aims to treat any underlying problem, reduce pain and control symptoms.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

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  • Tibial nerve dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Ulnar nerve dysfunction (Medical Encyclopedia)


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