The ICD-10 Code for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis is G12.21.
ICD-9-CM 335.20 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 335.20 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). More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 335.20: 2013 2014 2015.
ALS, formally known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is a rare family of neurological diseases that involve the nerve cells responsible for controlling voluntary muscle movement, such as chewing, walking, breathing and talking. ALS is progressive, where the condition becomes more severe over time. ALS is also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease.
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