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    Code: G40

    Code Name: ICD-10 Code for Epilepsy and recurrent seizures

    Block: Episodic and paroxysmal disorders (G40-G47)

    Details: Epilepsy and recurrent seizures

    Note: the following terms are to be considered equivalent to intractable: pharmacoresistant (pharmacologically resistant), treatment resistant, refractory (medically) and poorly controlled

    Excludes 1:conversion disorder with seizures (F44.5)
    convulsions NOS (R56.9)
    post traumatic seizures (R56.1)
    seizure (convulsive) NOS (R56.9)
    seizure of newborn (P90)

    Excludes 2: hippocampal sclerosis (G93.81)
    mesial temporal sclerosis (G93.81)
    temporal sclerosis (G93.81)
    Todd's paralysis (G83.84)

    Guidelines: Diseases of the nervous system (G00-G99)

    Excludes 2: 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)

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