ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 792.0

Abn fnd-cerebrospinal fl

Diagnosis Code 792.0

ICD-9: 792.0
Short Description: Abn fnd-cerebrospinal fl
Long Description: Nonspecific abnormal findings in cerebrospinal fluid
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 792.0

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions (780–799)
    • Nonspecific abnormal findings (790-796)
      • 792 Nonspecific abnormal findings in other body substances

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Abnormal cytological findings in cerebrospinal fluid
  • Abnormal exchange of solutes of cerebrospinal fluid
  • Abnormal histological findings in cerebrospinal fluid
  • Abnormal hormone levels in cerebrospinal fluid
  • Abnormal immunological findings in cerebrospinal fluid
  • Abnormal microbiological finding in cerebrospinal fluid
  • Cerebrospinal fluid appearance: blood-stained
  • Cerebrospinal fluid appearance: turbid
  • Cerebrospinal fluid appearance: xanthochromia
  • Cerebrospinal fluid chemistry abnormal
  • Cerebrospinal fluid chloride abnormal
  • Cerebrospinal fluid chloride decreased
  • Cerebrospinal fluid chloride increased
  • Cerebrospinal fluid electrophoresis abnormal
  • Cerebrospinal fluid erythrocytosis
  • Cerebrospinal fluid examination abnormal
  • Cerebrospinal fluid globulin increased
  • Cerebrospinal fluid glucose decreased
  • Cerebrospinal fluid glucose increased
  • Cerebrospinal fluid lymphocytosis
  • Cerebrospinal fluid polymorphonuclear leukocytosis
  • Cerebrospinal fluid pressure: low
  • Cerebrospinal fluid protein - increased +
  • Cerebrospinal fluid protein - increased ++
  • Cerebrospinal fluid: microorganisms seen
  • Decreased cerebrospinal fluid formation
  • Finding of cerebrospinal fluid: microorganisms
  • Fluctuation of cerebral spinal fluid
  • Microbiologic culture of cerebrospinal fluid specimen positive
  • Pleocytosis of cerebrospinal fluid
  • Raised cerebrospinal fluid pressure

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