Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 345.60
Infantile spasms without intractable epilepsy
  • Short description: Inf spasm w/o intr epil.
  • ICD-9-CM 345.60 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 345.60 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Cryptogenic West syndrome
  • Infantile spasms
  • Infantile spasms with status epilepticus (disorder)
  • Infantile spasms, w status epilepticus
  • Infantile spasms, with status epilepticus
  • On examination - salaam attack
  • Progressive encephalopathy with edema, hypsarrhythmia and optic atrophy syndrome
  • Salaam spasm
  • West syndrome
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 345.60 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G40.821 Epileptic spasms, not intractable, with status epilepticus
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G40.822 Epileptic spasms, not intractable, without status epilepticus
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