G81

icd
Non-Billable

Hemiplegia and hemiparesis


Guidelines

Excludes1
G81
  • congenital cerebral palsy (G80.-)
  • hemiplegia and hemiparesis due to sequela of cerebrovascular disease (I69.05-, I69.15-, I69.25-, I69.35-, I69.85-, I69.95-)
Excludes 2
6
  • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
  • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
  • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
  • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
  • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
  • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
  • neoplasms (C00-D49)
  • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
Notes
G81This category is to be used only when hemiplegia (complete)(incomplete) is reported without further specification, or is stated to be old or longstanding but of unspecified cause. The category is also for use in multiple coding to identify these types of hemiplegia resulting from any cause.

Related Codes

G81icd
Hemiplegia and hemiparesis
Flaccid hemiplegia
Flaccid hemiplegia affecting unspecified side
Flaccid hemiplegia affecting right dominant side
Flaccid hemiplegia affecting left dominant side
Flaccid hemiplegia affecting right nondominant side
Flaccid hemiplegia affecting left nondominant side
Spastic hemiplegia
Spastic hemiplegia affecting unspecified side
Spastic hemiplegia affecting right dominant side