Ganglionitis

"Ganglionitis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "ganglionitis"

  • Ganglionitis
    • fifth nerve - See: Neuralgia, trigeminal;
    • gasserian (postherpetic) (postzoster) - B02.21 Postherpetic geniculate ganglionitis
    • geniculate - G51.1 Geniculate ganglionitis
      • newborn (birth injury) - P11.3 Birth injury to facial nerve
      • postherpetic, postzoster - B02.21 Postherpetic geniculate ganglionitis
    • herpes zoster - B02.21 Postherpetic geniculate ganglionitis
    • postherpetic geniculate - B02.21 Postherpetic geniculate ganglionitis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Herpes Zoster: An acute infectious, usually self-limited, disease believed to represent activation of latent varicella-zoster virus (HERPESVIRUS 3, HUMAN) in those who have been rendered partially immune after a previous attack of CHICKENPOX. It involves the SENSORY GANGLIA and their areas of innervation and is characterized by severe neuralgic pain along the distribution of the affected nerve and crops of clustered vesicles over the area. (From Dorland, 27th ed)