ICD-10-CM Code R53.82
Chronic fatigue, unspecified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R53.82 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of chronic fatigue, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code R53 is used to code Debility (medical)
Coding Notes for R53.82 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.
- Chronic fatigue syndrome 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."
- Postviral fatigue syndrome - instead, use code G93.3
- DRG Group #947-948 - Signs and symptoms with MCC.
- DRG Group #947-948 - Signs and symptoms without MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Complaining of "tired all the time" (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R53.82 - Chronic fatigue, unspecified'
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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 780.71 was previously used, R53.82 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.