Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 357.81
Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuritis
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Chr inflam polyneuritis.
  • ICD-9-CM 357.81 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 357.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyradiculoneuropathy (disorder)
  • Polyneuropathy (multiple nerve disorder)
  • Polyneuropathy, chronic inflammatory demyelinating
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy, chronic inflammatory demyelinating
  • Polyradiculoneuropathy, inflammatory demyelination
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 357.81 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G61.81 Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuritis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 357.81:
  • CIDP (chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy) 357.81
  • Demyelinating
    • polyneuritis, chronic inflammatory 357.81
  • Polyneuritis, polyneuritic (see also Polyneuropathy) 356.9
    • demyelinating, chronic inflammatory (CIDP) 357.81
  • Polyneuropathy (peripheral) 356.9
    • demyelinating, chronic inflammatory (CIDP) 357.81
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