ICD-10-CM Code R13.1
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code R13.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of R13.1 that describes the diagnosis 'dysphagia' in more detail.
- R13.1 Dysphagia NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code R13 is used to code Odynophagia
Coding Notes for R13.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
- , if applicable, dysphagia following cerebrovascular disease (I69. with final characters -91) See code I69.
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."
- Psychogenic dysphagia - instead, use code F45.8
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R13.1 - Dysphagia'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code R13.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.