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780.93 is a legacy non-billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of memory loss. This code was replaced on September 30, 2015 by its ICD-10 equivalent. The following crosswalk between ICD-9 to ICD-10 is based based on the General Equivalence Mappings (GEMS) information:What is progressive memory loss?
Dementia is the name for progressive loss of memory and other aspects of thinking that are severe enough to interfere with the ability to function in daily activities.What is memory loss in the elderly?
Normal memory loss does not get worse and does not affect daily activities. Memory loss that gets worse over time or affects daily activities can be a sign of a serious medical problem, such as Alzheimer disease. Talk with your healthcare provider if you or someone close to you notices that your memory is worsening.