R09.81 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes. The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM R09.81 became effective on October 1, 2021. This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R09.81 – other international versions of ICD-10 R09.81 may differ.
FAQ nasal congestion icd 10 code
What is the ICD 10 code for sinus congestion?
The ICD-10-CM code R09.81 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like congestion of nasal sinus, nasal congestion or respiratory tract congestion. According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.
What is the ICD 10 code for nasopharyngitis?
Acute nasopharyngitis [common cold] J00 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes. The 2018/2019 edition of ICD-10-CM J00 became effective on October 1, 2018. This is the American ICD-10-CM version of J00 – other international versions of ICD-10 J00 may differ.
What is the ICD 10 code for post nasal drip?
The ICD code R098 is used to code Post-nasal drip. Post-nasal drip (PND, or post nasal drip syndrome, PNDS, also known as Upper Airways Cough Syndrome, UACS) occurs when excessive mucus is produced by the nasal mucosa.
What is nasal congestion?
Nasal congestion. A disorder characterized by obstruction of the nasal passage due to mucosal edema. The blockage of the nasal passage due to mucosal edema. It is usually the result of a viral infection or an allergic reaction.
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|Nasal Congestion (Symptom)Difficulty in breathing usually due to swelling of the mucous membrane lining of the nose.