ICD-9 code 046.7 for Other specified prion diseases of central nervous system is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -POLIOMYELITIS AND OTHER NON-ARTHROPOD-BORNE VIRAL DISEASES AND PRION DISEASES OF CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM (045-049).
Excludes: Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (046.11-046.19)
Jakob-Creutzfeldt disease (046.11-046.19)
variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) (046.11)
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