R55 - Syncope and collapse

Code

R55 - Syncope and collapse
[Billable]

Includes

  • Blackout
  • Fainting
  • Vasovagal attack

Not Coded Here

  • cardiogenic shock (R57.0)
  • carotid sinus syncope (G90.01)
  • heat syncope (T67.1)
  • neurocirculatory asthenia (F45.8)
  • neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (G90.3)
  • orthostatic hypotension (I95.1)
  • postprocedural shock (T81.1-)
  • psychogenic syncope (F48.8)
  • shock NOS (R57.9)
  • shock complicating or following abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.3)
  • shock complicating or following labor and delivery (O75.1)
  • Stokes-Adams attack (I45.9)
  • unconsciousness NOS (R40.2-)

Code Tree

R00-R99 - Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified
  • R50-R69 - General symptoms and signs
    • R50 - Fever of other and unknown origin
    • R51 - Headache
    • R52 - Pain, unspecified
    • R53 - Malaise and fatigue
    • R54 - Age-related physical debility
    • R55 - Syncope and collapse
    • R56 - Convulsions, not elsewhere classified
    • R57 - Shock, not elsewhere classified
    • R58 - Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified
    • R59 - Enlarged lymph nodes
    • R60 - Edema, not elsewhere classified
    • R61 - Generalized hyperhidrosis
    • R62 - Lack of expected normal physiological development in childhood and adults
    • R63 - Symptoms and signs concerning food and fluid intake
    • R64 - Cachexia
    • R65 - Symptoms and signs specifically associated with systemic inflammation and infection
    • R68 - Other general symptoms and signs
    • R69 - Illness, unspecified

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R55 converts to ICD-9-CM:
  • 780.2 - Syncope and collapse
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