Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R06.89

Other abnormalities of breathing

  • R06.89 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, R06.89 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Breath-holding (spells)
  • Sighing
Description 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 v30.0):
  • 204 Respiratory signs & 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: