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The ICD-10 Code for post-polio syndrome is G14.
G14 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes. The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM G14 became effective on October 1, 2017.
Late effect acute polio. ICD-9-CM 138 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 138 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).
Post-polio syndrome (PPS) is a condition that can affect polio survivors decades after they recover from their initial poliovirus infection. It is characterized by a set of health problems, such as muscle weakness, fatigue (mental and physical), and pain from joint deterioration, that begins about 15 to 40 years after the initial poliovirus infection. Post-polio syndrome affects between 25 and 40 out of every 100 polio survivors.
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