ICD-10-CM Code R06.82
Tachypnea, not elsewhere classified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R06.82 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of tachypnea, not elsewhere classified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code R068 is used to code Bradypnea
Coding Notes for R06.82 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Tachypnea NOS
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Transitory tachypnea of newborn - instead, use code P22.1
- DRG Group #204 - Respiratory signs and symptoms.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R06.82 - Tachypnea, not elsewhere classified'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 786.06 was previously used, R06.82 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.