ICD-10 Diagnosis Code G32.89

Oth degeneratv disord of nervous sys in dis classd elswhr

Diagnosis Code G32.89

ICD-10: G32.89
Short Description: Oth degeneratv disord of nervous sys in dis classd elswhr
Long Description: Other specified degenerative disorders of nervous system in diseases classified elsewhere
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code G32.89

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Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (G00–G99)
    • Other degenerative diseases of the nervous system (G30-G32)
      • Oth degeneratv disord of nervous sys in dis classd elswhr (G32)

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Cerebral degeneration associated with another disorder
  • Cerebral degeneration associated with generalized lipidosis
  • Cerebral degeneration due to cerebrovascular disease
  • Cerebral degeneration due to hypothyroidism
  • Cerebral degeneration due to neoplastic disease
  • Cerebral degeneration due to progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy
  • Cerebral degeneration due to vitamin B12 deficiency
  • Cerebral degeneration in Niemann-Pick disease
  • Encephalopathy due to vitamin deficiency

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Degenerative Nerve Diseases

Also called: Neurodegenerative diseases

Degenerative nerve diseases affect many of your body's activities, such as balance, movement, talking, breathing, and heart function. Many of these diseases are genetic. Sometimes the cause is a medical condition such as alcoholism, a tumor, or a stroke. Other causes may include toxins, chemicals, and viruses. Sometimes the cause is not known.

Degenerative nerve diseases include

  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Friedreich's ataxia
  • Huntington's disease
  • Lewy body disease
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Spinal muscular atrophy

Degenerative nerve diseases can be serious or life-threatening. It depends on the type. Most of them have no cure. Treatments may help improve symptoms, relieve pain, and increase mobility.

  • Multiple system atrophy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (Medical Encyclopedia)

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