ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 334.4

Cerebel atax in oth dis

Diagnosis Code 334.4

ICD-9: 334.4
Short Description: Cerebel atax in oth dis
Long Description: Cerebellar ataxia in diseases classified elsewhere
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 334.4

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (320–359)
    • Hereditary and degenerative diseases of the central nervous system (330-337)
      • 334 Spinocerebellar disease

Information for Medical Professionals


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Manifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipManifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis
Manifestations not allowed as principal diagnosis: Manifestation codes describe the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.


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  • G32.81 - Cerebellar ataxia in diseases classified elsewhere

Synonyms
  • Alcohol-induced cerebellar ataxia
  • Cerebellar ataxia associated with another disorder
  • Cerebellar ataxia due to alcoholism

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