Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 345.51
Partial epilepsy without impairment of consciousness with intractable epilepsy
  • Short description: Part epil w intr epil.
  • ICD-9-CM 345.51 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 345.51 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 345.51.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 345.51: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Epilepsy, partial frontal lobe, intractable
  • Epilepsy, partial idiopathic
  • Epilepsy, partial idiopathic, intractable
  • Epilepsy, partial idiopathic, intractable w status epilepticus
  • Epilepsy, partial intractable
  • Epilepsy, partial occipital lobe, intractable
  • Epilepsy, partial parietal lobe, intractable
  • Epilepsy, partial, intractable
  • Epilepsy, simple partial
  • Epilepsy, simple partial, intractable
  • Epilepsy, simple partial, intractable w status epilepticus
  • Intractable idiopathic partial epilepsy (disorder)
  • Intractable partial status epilepticus (disorder)
  • Intractable simple partial epilepsy (disorder)
  • Intractable simple partial epilepsy with status epilipticus (disorder)
  • Refractory frontal lobe epilepsy (disorder)
  • Refractory localization-related epilepsy (disorder)
  • Refractory occipital lobe epilepsy (disorder)
  • Refractory parietal lobe epilepsy (disorder)
  • Simple partial epilepsy seizures, intractable
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 345.51 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G40.111 Localization-related (focal) (partial) symptomatic epilepsy and epileptic syndromes with simple partial seizures, intractable, with status epilepticus
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G40.119 Localization-related (focal) (partial) symptomatic epilepsy and epileptic syndromes with simple partial seizures, intractable, without status epilepticus
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