Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 357.0
Acute infective polyneuritis
  • Short description: AC INFECT POLYNEURITIS.
  • ICD-9-CM 357.0 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 357.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Fisher's syndrome (disorder)
  • Guillain Barre syndrome
  • Guillain-Barré syndrome
  • Guillain-BarrÈ syndrome
  • Miller Fischer variant of Guillain Barre syndrome
  • Polyneuritis, acute infectious
Applies To
  • Guillain-Barre syndrome
  • Postinfectious polyneuritis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 357.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G61.0 Guillain-Barre syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 357.0:
  • Barré-Guillain syndrome 357.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Guillain-Barré 357.0
    • Landry's 357.0
  • Encephalomyeloradiculitis (acute) 357.0
  • Encephalomyeloradiculoneuritis (acute) 357.0
  • Fisher's syndrome 357.0
  • Guillain-Barré disease or syndrome 357.0
  • Landry's disease or paralysis 357.0
  • Landry-Guillain-Barré syndrome 357.0
  • Miller Fisher's syndrome 357.0
  • Myeloradiculitis (see also Polyneuropathy) 357.0
  • Neuritis (see also Neuralgia) 729.2
    • infectious (multiple) 357.0
  • Neuromyelitis 341.8
    • ascending 357.0
  • Neuronitis 357.0
  • Ophthalmoplegia (see also Strabismus) 378.9
    • ataxia-areflexia syndrome 357.0
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • ascending (spinal), acute 357.0
    • Landry's 357.0
    • spinal (cord) NEC 344.1
      • accessory nerve 352.4
      • acute (see also Poliomyelitis) 045.9
      • ascending acute 357.0
      • atrophic (acute) (see also Poliomyelitis, with paralysis) 045.1
      • congenital NEC 343.9
      • hemiplegic - see Hemiplegia
      • hereditary 336.8
      • infantile (see also Poliomyelitis) 045.9
      • late effect NEC 344.89
      • monoplegic - see Monoplegia
      • nerve 355.9
      • progressive 335.10
      • quadriplegic - see Quadriplegia
      • spastic NEC 343.9
      • traumatic - see Injury, spinal, by site
  • Polyneuritis, polyneuritic (see also Polyneuropathy) 356.9
    • febrile 357.0
    • idiopathic, acute 357.0
    • infective (acute) 357.0
    • postinfectious 357.0
  • Polyradiculitis (acute) 357.0
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy (acute) (segmentally demyelinating) 357.0
  • Radiculomyelitis 357.0
    • toxic, due to
      • Clostridium tetani 037
      • corynebacterium diphtheriae 032.89
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • spinal (cord) (general) (progressive) (transverse) 336.8
      • ascending 357.0
      • combined - see also Degeneration, combined
      • disseminated 340
      • dorsolateral - see Degeneration, combined
      • hereditary (Friedreich's) (mixed form) 334.0
      • lateral (amyotrophic) 335.24
      • multiple 340
      • posterior (syphilitic) 094.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Barré-Guillain 357.0
    • Fisher's 357.0
    • Guillain-Barré (-Strohl) 357.0
    • Miller Fisher's 357.0
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