ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R41.89

Oth symptoms and signs w cognitive functions and awareness

Diagnosis Code R41.89

ICD-10: R41.89
Short Description: Oth symptoms and signs w cognitive functions and awareness
Long Description: Other symptoms and signs involving cognitive functions and awareness
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R41.89

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified
    • Symptoms and signs involving cognition, perception, emotional state and behavior (R40-R46)
      • Oth symptoms and signs w cognitive functions and awareness (R41)

Information for Medical Professionals

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.
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  • 799.59 - Cognition sign/sympt NEC

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  • Disturbance of cognitive learning
  • Funny turn
  • Hemi-neglect
  • Impaired cognition
  • Impaired environmental interpretation syndrome
  • Impairment of mental alertness
  • Impairment of psychological status
  • Information conversion problem
  • Lack of self awareness
  • Lack of thinking ability
  • Minimal cognitive impairment
  • Minimally conscious state
  • Non-verbally indicates understanding
  • Organic disorder of body schema
  • Repetitive questioning

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Mental Disorders

Also called: Mental illness

Mental disorders include a wide range of problems, including

  • Anxiety disorders, including panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, and phobias
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
  • Mood disorders
  • Personality disorders
  • Psychotic disorders, including schizophrenia

There are many causes of mental disorders. Your genes and family history may play a role. Your life experiences, such as stress or a history of abuse, may also matter. Biological factors can also be part of the cause. A traumatic brain injury can lead to a mental disorder. A mother's exposure to viruses or toxic chemicals while pregnant may play a part. Other factors may increase your risk, such as use of illegal drugs or having a serious medical condition like cancer.

Medications and counseling can help many mental disorders.

  • Adjustment disorder
  • Conversion disorder
  • Illness anxiety disorder
  • Somatic symptom disorder

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