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Old 01-22-2010, 11:16 AM
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Hello, I was wondering if anyone could help with and ICD-9 code for Loss of Balance?

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Old 01-22-2010, 01:34 PM
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The code is: 781.2

Gait:
ataxic
paralytic
spastic
staggering
ataxia:

NOS (781.3)
locomotor (progressive) (094.0)
difficulty in walking (719.7)


This is found under "Imbalance".

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Old 06-14-2012, 10:22 AM
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Hello, I was wondering if anyone could help with and ICD-9 code for Loss of Balance?

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actually the E code for loss of balance
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