Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 334.1
Hereditary spastic paraplegia
  • Short description: Hered spastic paraplegia.
  • ICD-9-CM 334.1 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 334.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 334.1.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 334.1: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Paraplegia (paralysis of legs), hereditary spastic
  • Paraplegia, hereditary spastic
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 334.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G11.4 Hereditary spastic paraplegia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 334.1:
  • Ataxia, ataxy, ataxic 781.3
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • spastic 344.9
      • cerebral infantile - see Palsy, cerebral
      • congenital (cerebral) - see Palsy, cerebral
      • familial 334.1
      • hereditary 334.1
      • infantile 343.9
      • noncongenital or noninfantile, cerebral 344.9
      • syphilitic 094.0
  • Paraplegia 344.1
    • familial spastic 334.1
    • spastic
      • Erb's spinal 094.89
      • hereditary 334.1
      • not infantile or congenital 344.1
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