Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R54

Age-related physical debility

  • R54 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, R54 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Frailty
  • Old age
  • Senescence
  • Senile asthenia
  • Senile debility
Type 1 Excludes
  • age-related cognitive decline (R41.81)
  • senile psychosis (F03)
  • senility NOS (R41.81)
ICD-10-CM Coding Information
  • R54 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 39,793 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 R54 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 R54 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM R54 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 884 Organic disturbances & mental retardation
Convert ICD-10-CM R54 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM R54: