ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 335.24

Prim lateral sclerosis

Diagnosis Code 335.24

ICD-9: 335.24
Short Description: Prim lateral sclerosis
Long Description: Primary lateral sclerosis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 335.24

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the nervous system (320–359)
    • Hereditary and degenerative diseases of the central nervous system (330-337)
      • 335 Anterior horn cell disease

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 335.24 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
      • lateral 335.24
    • Sclerosis, sclerotic
      • lateral 335.24
        • amyotrophic 335.20
        • descending 335.24
        • primary 335.24
        • spinal 335.24
      • primary lateral 335.24
      • spinal (cord) (general) (progressive) (transverse) 336.8
        • lateral (amyotrophic) 335.24

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