ICD-10-CM Code R06.89
Other abnormalities of breathing
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R06.89 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other abnormalities of breathing. 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 R06.89 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.
- Breath-holding (spells)
- DRG Group #204 - Respiratory signs and symptoms.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Catching breath (finding)
- Ineffective breathing pattern (finding)
- Left side of chest moves less than right (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R06.89 - Other abnormalities of breathing'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code R06.89. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Codes GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code R06.89 and a single ICD9 code, 786.9 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.