Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 356.9
Unspecified hereditary and idiopathic peripheral neuropathy
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 356.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 356.9 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: 356.9 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G60.9 Hereditary and idiopathic neuropathy, unspecified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hereditary neuropathy
  • Hereditary or idiopathic neuropathy
  • Idiopathic peripheral neuropathy
  • Lyme polyneuropathy
  • 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 due to lyme disease
  • Polyneuropathy, paraneoplastic
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 356.9:
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