2021 ICD-10-CM Code G25

Other extrapyramidal and movement disorders

Version 2021
Non-Billable Code

Not Valid for Submission

G25 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of other extrapyramidal and movement disorders. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

ICD-10:G25
Short Description:Other extrapyramidal and movement disorders
Long Description:Other extrapyramidal and movement disorders

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Other extrapyramidal and movement disorders

Header codes like G25 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for other extrapyramidal and movement disorders:

  • G25.0 - Essential tremor
  • G25.1 - Drug-induced tremor
  • G25.2 - Other specified forms of tremor
  • G25.3 - Myoclonus
  • G25.4 - Drug-induced chorea
  • G25.5 - Other chorea
  • G25.6 - Drug induced tics and other tics of organic origin
  • G25.61 - Drug induced tics
  • G25.69 - Other tics of organic origin
  • G25.7 - Other and unspecified drug induced movement disorders
  • G25.70 - Drug induced movement disorder, unspecified
  • G25.71 - Drug induced akathisia
  • G25.79 - Other drug induced movement disorders
  • G25.8 - Other specified extrapyramidal and movement disorders
  • G25.81 - Restless legs syndrome
  • G25.82 - Stiff-man syndrome
  • G25.83 - Benign shuddering attacks
  • G25.89 - Other specified extrapyramidal and movement disorders
  • G25.9 - Extrapyramidal and movement disorder, unspecified

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code G25:


Type 2 Excludes

Type 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.

Information for Patients


Movement Disorders

Movement disorders are neurologic conditions that cause problems with movement, such as

There are many different movement disorders. Some of the more common types include

Causes of movement disorders include

Treatment varies by disorder. Medicines can cure some disorders. Others 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 and relieve pain.


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)