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One new code 724.03, lumbar spinal stenosis with neurogenic claudication is added to the subcategory 724.0, spinal stenosis other than cervical. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Common presentation of spinal stenosis and should be distinguished from vascular claudication. Neurosurgery – Question: What diagnosis should we assign to neurogenic claudication? Lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) is a medical condition in which the spinal c narrows and compresses the spinal cord and nerves at the level of the lumbar vertebra. New ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Codes for FY 2011. By Lou Ann Schraffenberger, MBA, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA. The new ICD-9-CM diagnosis codes go into effect October 1, 2010.
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