Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 356.9
Unspecified hereditary and idiopathic peripheral neuropathy
  • Short description: Idio periph neurpthy NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 356.9 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 356.9 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 356.9.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 356.9: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Hereditary or idiopathic neuropathy (disorder)
  • Idiopathic peripheral neuropathy
  • Motor polyneuropathy (disorder)
  • Multifocal motor neuropathy
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), hereditary
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), multifocal motor
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), peripheral
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), peripheral paraneoplastic
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), peripheral, idiopathic
  • Neuropathy, hereditary
  • Neuropathy, peripheral
  • Neuropathy, peripheral, idiopathic
  • Paraneoplastic peripheral neuropathy (disorder)
  • Paraneoplastic polyneuropathy (disorder)
  • Peripheral nerve disease
  • Peripheral neuralgia
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Peripheral neuropathy, idiopathic
  • Peripheral neuropathy, paraneoplastic
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy (disorder of multiple nerves)
  • Polyneuropathy (multiple nerve disorder)
  • Polyneuropathy, paraneoplastic
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 356.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G60.9 Hereditary and idiopathic neuropathy, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 356.9:
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