2022 ICD-10-CM Code I69.912

Visuospatial deficit and spatial neglect following unspecified cerebrovascular disease

Version 2021

Valid for Submission

ICD-10:I69.912
Short Description:Vis def/sptl nglct following unspecified cerebvasc disease
Long Description:Visuospatial deficit and spatial neglect following unspecified cerebrovascular disease

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the circulatory system (I00–I99)
    • Cerebrovascular diseases (I60-I69)
      • Sequelae of cerebrovascular disease (I69)

I69.912 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of visuospatial deficit and spatial neglect following unspecified cerebrovascular disease. The code I69.912 is valid during the fiscal year 2022 from October 01, 2021 through September 30, 2022 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

Unspecified diagnosis codes like I69.912 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.

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 I69.912 are found in the index:

Replacement Code

I69912 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert I69.912 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code I69.912 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

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