ICD-10-CM Code R29.73

NIHSS score 30-39

Version 2020 Non-Billable Code No Valid Principal Dx

Not Valid for Submission

R29.73 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of nihss score 30-39. The code is NOT valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:R29.73
Short Description:NIHSS score 30-39
Long Description:NIHSS score 30-39

Consider the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity:

Code Classification

  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Symptoms and signs involving the nervous and musculoskeletal systems (R25-R29)
      • Oth symptoms and signs involving the nervous and ms systems (R29)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020