ICD-10-CM Code for Other encephalitis and encephalomyelitis G04.81

ICD-10 code G04.81 for Other encephalitis and encephalomyelitis is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Diseases of the nervous system .

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Other encephalitis and encephalomyelitis
Noninfectious acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (noninfectious ADEM)


Code also: any associated seizure (G40.-, R56.9)


Includes: acute ascending myelitis

Excludes1: encephalopathy NOS (G93.40)

Excludes2: acute transverse myelitis (G37.3-)
alcoholic encephalopathy (G31.2)
multiple sclerosis (G35)
myalgic encephalomyelitis (G93.32)
subacute necrotizing myelitis (G37.4)
toxic encephalitis (G92.8)
toxic encephalopathy (G92.8)

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