Non-specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 343
Infantile cerebral palsy
  • There are 7 ICD-9-CM codes below 343 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 343.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 343: 2013 2014 2015.
343 Includes
  • cerebral:
    • palsy NOS
    • spastic infantile paralysis
343 Excludes
  • athetoid cerebral palsy (333.71)
  • hereditary cerebral paralysis, such as:
    • hereditary spastic paraplegia (334.1)
    • Vogt's disease (333.71)
  • spastic paralysis specified as noncongenital or noninfantile (344.0-344.9)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 343 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2012 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.