Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 356.2
Hereditary sensory neuropathy
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 356.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 356.2 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: 356.2 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G60.0 Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy with optic atrophy
  • Hereditary motor and sensory neuropathy, w optic atrophy
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage) hereditary motor and sensory
  • Neuropathy (nerve damage), hereditary sensory
  • Sensory neuropathy, hereditary
Clinical Information
  • Group of peripheral nervous system hereditary disorders with varying course, symptoms, neuropathology, and genetics, but characterized by degeneration of peripheral nerves, and clinically by loss of sensation
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 356.2:
  • Neuropathy, neuropathic (see also Disorder, nerve) 355.9
    • congenital sensory 356.2
    • hereditary 356.9
      • peripheral 356.0
      • sensory (radicular) 356.2
  • Polyneuropathy (peripheral) 356.9
    • sensory (hereditary) 356.2
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