ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 786.7

Abnormal chest sounds

Diagnosis Code 786.7

ICD-9: 786.7
Short Description: Abnormal chest sounds
Long Description: Abnormal chest sounds
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 786.7

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions
    • Symptoms (780-789)
      • 786 Symptoms involving respiratory system and other chest symptoms

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Amphoric breathing
  • Atelectatic rales
  • Audible inspiration
  • Bronchovesicular breath sounds
  • Bubbling crackles
  • Bubbling respiration
  • Chest percussion note ringing
  • Chest resonance to percussion reduced
  • Chest tympanitic to percussion
  • Coarse respiratory crackles
  • Coin sign
  • Diaphragmatic dullness to percussion displaced upwards
  • Dullness to percussion over Traube's space
  • Expiratory crackles
  • Finding of diaphragmatic dullness to percussion
  • Finding related to respiratory sounds
  • Fine respiratory crackles
  • Groaning respiration
  • Hepatic dullness to percussion displaced
  • Hepatic dullness to percussion displaced downwards
  • Hepatic dullness to percussion displaced upwards
  • Hyperresonance
  • Impaired resonance
  • Increased breath sounds
  • Inspiratory crackles
  • Laryngeal crepitus
  • Mediastinal crunch
  • Medium rales
  • Moist crackles
  • On examination - bronchophony
  • On examination - cavernous breathing
  • On examination - coarse crepitations
  • On examination - egophony
  • On examination - fine crepitations
  • On examination - pectoriloquy
  • On examination - pleural friction rub
  • Percussion of chest abnormal
  • Pleural friction rub
  • Pleuropericardial friction rub
  • Post-tussive crackles
  • Respiratory clicking sound
  • Respiratory crackles
  • Respiratory squawk
  • Rhonchal fremitus
  • Sighing respiration
  • Succussion splash in chest
  • Superficial crackling rales
  • Transmitted sounds
  • Whistling respiration

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