ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 348.81

Temporal sclerosis

Diagnosis Code 348.81

ICD-9: 348.81
Short Description: Temporal sclerosis
Long Description: Temporal sclerosis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 348.81

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (320–359)
    • Other disorders of the central nervous system (340-349)
      • 348 Other conditions of brain

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 348.81 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Automatism 348.89
      • with temporal sclerosis 348.81
    • Sclerosis, sclerotic
      • brain (general) (lobular) 348.89
        • hippocampal 348.81
        • mesial temporal 348.81
        • temporal 348.81
          • mesial 348.81
      • hippocampal 348.81
      • mesial temporal 348.81
      • temporal 348.81
        • mesial 348.81

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