Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 343.0
Congenital diplegia
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 343.0 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 343.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cerebral palsy (CP), diplegic
  • Cerebral palsy, diplegic
  • Congenital paraplegia
  • Paraplegia (paralysis of legs), congenital
  • Paraplegia, congenital
  • Paraplegic cerebral palsy
Applies To
  • Congenital diplegia
  • Congenital paraplegia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 343.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G80.1 Spastic diplegic cerebral palsy
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 343.0:
  • Diataxia, cerebral, infantile 343.0
  • Diplegia (upper limbs) 344.2
    • congenital 343.0
    • infantile or congenital (cerebral) (spastic) (spinal) 343.0
  • Palsy (see also Paralysis) 344.9
    • cerebral (congenital) (infantile) (spastic) 343.9
      • athetoid 333.71
      • diplegic 343.0
        • late effect - see Late effect(s) (of) cerebrovascular disease
      • hemiplegic 343.1
      • monoplegic 343.3
      • noncongenital or noninfantile 437.8
        • late effect - see Late effect(s) (of) cerebrovascular disease
      • paraplegic 343.0
      • quadriplegic 343.2
      • spastic, not congenital or infantile 344.89
      • syphilitic 094.89
      • tetraplegic 343.2
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • cerebrocerebellar 437.8
      • diplegic infantile 343.0
  • Paraplegia 344.1
    • congenital or infantile (cerebral) (spastic) (spinal) 343.0
    • infantile 343.0
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