ICD-10-CM Code G97.82

Other postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

G97.82 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code G97.82 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like anoxic brain damage during and/or resulting from a procedure, anoxic encephalopathy, central nervous system complications of care, cerebrospinal fluid leak, cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea, disorder of nerve repair, etc

Short Description:Oth postproc complications and disorders of nervous sys
Long Description:Other postprocedural complications and disorders of nervous system

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 G97.82 are found in the index:


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

  • Anoxic brain damage during AND/OR resulting from a procedure
  • Anoxic encephalopathy
  • Central nervous system complications of care
  • Cerebrospinal fluid leak
  • Cerebrospinal fluid otorrhea
  • Disorder of nerve repair
  • Disorder of nervous system following procedure
  • Disruption of nerve repair
  • Headache following myelography
  • Low pressure headache
  • Lumbosacral plexopathy due to and following procedure caused by ionizing radiation
  • Meningitis following central neuraxial block
  • Meningitis following procedure
  • Meningitis following procedure
  • Meningitis following procedure
  • Neurological morbidity
  • Obturator neuralgia
  • Post dural puncture headache
  • Postoperative cerebrospinal fluid leak
  • Postoperative cerebrospinal otorrhea
  • Postoperative meningitis
  • Post-surgery obturator neuralgia

Convert G97.82 to ICD-9

  • 349.1 - Complication cns device (Approximate Flag)
  • 997.01 - Surg complication - cns (Approximate Flag)
  • 997.09 - Surg comp nerv systm NEC (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Other disorders of the nervous system (G89-G99)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of nervous sys, NEC (G97)

Code History

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