ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R68.89

Other general symptoms and signs

Diagnosis Code R68.89

ICD-10: R68.89
Short Description: Other general symptoms and signs
Long Description: Other general symptoms and signs
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R68.89

Valid for Submission
The code R68.89 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • General symptoms and signs (R50-R69)
      • Other general symptoms and signs (R68)

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.
Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code R68.89 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


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  • Abnormal density
  • Abnormal developmental screening
  • Abnormal head circumference in relation to growth / age standard
  • Abnormal morphology of thoracoabdominal organ
  • Abnormal position of thoracoabdominal organ
  • Abnormal vital signs
  • Blue toes
  • Body odor
  • Body weight problem
  • Circles under eyes
  • Clinical finding present on admission
  • Complaining of a general symptom
  • Complaining of a head symptom
  • Complaining of a neck symptom
  • Congestion of mucosa
  • Decreased lower face height
  • Delayed physical recovery
  • Difficulty lifting
  • Disorder of stature
  • Disorders with tall stature
  • Ear symptom
  • Excessive growth rate
  • Fugue
  • General symptom
  • Hemiatrophy of lower limb
  • Impaired exercise tolerance
  • Increased density
  • Increased lower face height
  • Increased pressure
  • Increased thickness
  • Influenza-like symptoms
  • Intolerant of cold
  • Intolerant of heat and cold
  • Large nose
  • Medically unexplained symptom
  • Mouth symptoms
  • Mucosal numbness
  • Multiple somatic complaints
  • Multiple symptomatology
  • On examination - cyst on face
  • On examination - lesion
  • Parkinsonian features
  • Physical health problems
  • Problem, abnormal examination
  • Rigor
  • Rigor - symptom
  • Sexual symptom
  • Special examination - abnormality
  • Symptom of head
  • Symptom of head and neck region
  • Symptom of neck
  • Thoracoabdominal organ finding
  • Thoracoabdominal organ finding
  • Tongue thrusting
  • Tongue thrusting when swallowing, abnormal persistence beyond early childhood
  • Unexplained symptoms continue
  • Worsening exercise tolerance

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