ICD-10-CM Code R13.10
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R13.10 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of dysphagia, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code R13 is used to code Odynophagia
Coding Notes for R13.10 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.
- Difficulty in swallowing NOS
- DRG Group #391-392 - Esophagitis, gastroent and misc digest disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #391-392 - Esophagitis, gastroent and misc digest disorders without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R13.10 - Dysphagia, unspecified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code R13.10. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code 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 R13.10 and a single ICD9 code, 787.20 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.