Valid for Submission
G96.811 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of intracranial hypotension, spontaneous. The code G96.811 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code G96.811 are found in the index:
- INTRACRANIAL HYPOTENSION-. reduction of cerebrospinal fluid pressure characterized clinically by orthostatic headache and occasionally by an abducens nerve palsy; hearing loss; nausea; neck stiffness and other symptoms. this condition may be spontaneous or secondary to cerebrospinal fluid leak; spinal puncture; neurosurgical procedures; dehydration; uremia; trauma see also craniocerebral trauma; and other processes. chronic hypotension may be associated with subdural hematomas see hematoma subdural or hygromas. from semin neurol 1996 mar;161:5 10; adams et al. principles of neurology 6th ed pp637 8
G96811 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):