Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R06.89

Other abnormalities of breathing

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • R06.89 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R06.89. Other international versions of ICD-10 R06.89 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Applicable To
  • Breath-holding (spells)
  • Sighing
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acquired central alveolar hypoventilation
  • Breath holding spell
  • Chronic hypercapnia
  • Chronic respiratory insufficiency
  • Hypercapnia
  • Hypercapnia with mixed acid base disorder
  • Hypercapnia with mixed acid-base disorder
  • Hypercarbia chronic
  • Hypoventilation
  • Interrupted breathing
  • Mixed acid base balance disorder w hypercapnia
  • Pulmonary insufficiency
  • Respiratory insufficiency
  • Respiratory insufficiency, chronic
ICD-10-CM R06.89 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 204 Respiratory signs and symptoms

Convert ICD-10-CM R06.89 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM R06.89: