ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 337.1

Aut neuropthy in oth dis

Diagnosis Code 337.1

ICD-9: 337.1
Short Description: Aut neuropthy in oth dis
Long Description: Peripheral autonomic neuropathy in disorders classified elsewhere
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 337.1

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system
    • Hereditary and degenerative diseases of the central nervous system (330-337)
      • 337 Disorders of the autonomic nervous system

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
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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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  • G99.0 - Autonomic neuropathy in diseases classified elsewhere

  • Autonomic neuropathy due to amyloid
  • Diabetic autonomic neuropathy
  • Diabetic autonomic neuropathy associated with type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Diabetic autonomic neuropathy associated with type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Myxedema neuropathy
  • Neuropathy in acromegaly

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 337.1 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Autonomic Nervous System Disorders

Also called: Dysautonomia

Your autonomic nervous system is the part of your nervous system that controls involuntary actions, such as the beating of your heart and the widening or narrowing of your blood vessels. When something goes wrong in this system, it can cause serious problems, including

  • Blood pressure problems
  • Heart problems
  • Trouble with breathing and swallowing
  • Erectile dysfunction in men

Autonomic nervous system disorders can occur alone or as the result of another disease, such as Parkinson's disease, alcoholism and diabetes. Problems can affect either part of the system, as in complex regional pain syndromes, or all of the system. Some types are temporary, but many worsen over time. When they affect your breathing or heart function, these disorders can be life-threatening.

Some autonomic nervous system disorders get better when an underlying disease is treated. Often, however, there is no cure. In that case, the goal of treatment is to improve symptoms.

NIH: National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

  • Autonomic neuropathy
  • Multiple system atrophy

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