Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 352.9
Unspecified disorder of cranial nerves
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 352.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 352.9 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 352.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G52.9 Cranial nerve disorder, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Cranial nerve disorder
  • Cranial nerve palsy due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Cranial nerve palsy due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Cranial neuritis due to lyme disease
  • Cranial neuropathy
  • Cranial neuropathy, multiple
  • Diabetes type 1 with cranial nerve palsy
  • Diabetes type 2 with cranial nerve palsy
  • Diplopia (double vision) due to cranial nerve palsy
  • Diplopia due to cranial nerve nerve palsy, III, IV, or VI
  • DM 1 w diabetic cranial nerve palsy
  • DM 2 w diabetic cranial nerve palsy
  • Lyme cranial neuritis
  • Multiple cranial nerve palsies of ocular motor nerves (3, 4, 5) causing diplopia (disorder)
  • Multiple cranial neuropathy
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), multiple cranial
Clinical Information
  • A neoplastic or non-neoplastic disorder that affects one of the cranial nerves
  • Disorders of one or more of the twelve cranial nerves. With the exception of the optic and olfactory nerves, this includes disorders of the brain stem nuclei from which the cranial nerves originate or terminate
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 352.9:
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