Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 356.3
Refsum's disease
  • ICD-9-CM 356.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 356.3 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 356.3.
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 356.3 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G60.1 Refsum's disease
Approximate Synonyms
  • Phytanic acid storage disease
Applies To
  • Heredopathia atactica polyneuritiformis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 356.3:
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Refsum's (heredopathia atactica polyneuritiformis) 356.3
  • Heredopathia atactica polyneuritiformis 356.3
  • Neuropathy, neuropathic (see also Disorder, nerve) 355.9
    • hypertrophic
      • Charcôt-Marie-Tooth 356.1
      • Déjérine-Sottas 356.0
      • interstitial 356.9
      • Refsum 356.3
  • Polyneuritis, polyneuritic (see also Polyneuropathy) 356.9
    • hereditary ataxic 356.3
  • Refsum's disease or syndrome (heredopathia atactica polyneuritiformis) 356.3
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Refsum's (heredopathia atactica polyneuritiformis) 356.3
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