2022 ICD-10-CM Code G96.819

Other intracranial hypotension

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

Short Description:Other intracranial hypotension
Long Description:Other intracranial hypotension

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Other disorders of the nervous system (G89-G99)
      • Other disorders of central nervous system (G96)

G96.819 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other intracranial hypotension. The code G96.819 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The ICD-10-CM code G96.819 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like intracranial hypotension or intracranial hypotension due to cerebrospinal fluid fistula.

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 G96.819 are found in the index:

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

Clinical Information

Replacement Code

G96819 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History

  • FY 2021 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021