2022 ICD-10-CM Code G96.89

Other specified disorders of central nervous system

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:G96.89
Short Description:Other specified disorders of central nervous system
Long Description:Other specified disorders of central nervous system

Code Classification

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

G96.89 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other specified disorders of central nervous system. The code G96.89 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 G96.89 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like abnormal exchange of solutes of cerebrospinal fluid, absence of cerebrospinal fluid formation, acquired ataxia, acute seizure due to infection of central nervous system, amebic infection of central nervous system , ataxia due to chronic infection of central nervous system, etc.

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 G96.89 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:

Replacement Code

G9689 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Code History

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