ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R54

Age-related physical debility

Diagnosis Code R54

ICD-10: R54
Short Description: Age-related physical debility
Long Description: Age-related physical debility
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R54

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Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • General symptoms and signs (R50-R69)
      • Age-related physical debility (R54)

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.

Code Edits
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Adult. Age range is 15–124 years inclusive (e.g., senile delirium, mature cataract).


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Synonyms
  • Asthenia
  • Asthenia
  • Asthenia
  • Asthenia
  • Asthenia
  • Attacks of weakness
  • Cachexia
  • Complaining of debility and malaise
  • Exhausted on least exertion
  • Exhaustion
  • Exhaustion
  • Exhaustion
  • Exhaustion
  • Exhaustion
  • Exhaustion - physiological
  • Extreme old age
  • Fatigue
  • Fatigue - symptom
  • Fatigue - symptom
  • Fatigue - symptom
  • Frail elderly
  • Frailty
  • General health deterioration
  • Generally unwell
  • Generally unwell
  • Lethargy
  • Malaise
  • Malaise
  • Malaise
  • Malaise and fatigue
  • Old-age
  • Old-age
  • Old-age
  • Old-age
  • On examination - cachexic
  • Quickly exhausted
  • Senile asthenia
  • Senile debility
  • Senile exhaustion
  • Tiredness symptom
  • Wasting disease
  • Wasting disease

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