Valid for Submission
R65.10 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of systemic inflammatory response syndrome (sirs) of non-infectious origin without acute organ dysfunction. The code R65.10 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code R65.10 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like non-infectious systemic inflammatory response syndrome, non-infectious systemic inflammatory response syndrome without acute organ failure, systemic inflammatory response syndrome or systemic inflammatory response syndrome without organ dysfunction.
The code R65.10 describes a circumstance which influences the patient's health status but not a current illness or injury. The code is unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.
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.
Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code R65.10:
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
- Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) NOS
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code R65.10 are found in the index:
- - Syndrome - See Also: Disease;
- - System, systemic - See Also: condition;
The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Non-infectious systemic inflammatory response syndrome
- Non-infectious systemic inflammatory response syndrome without acute organ failure
- Systemic inflammatory response syndrome
- Systemic inflammatory response syndrome without organ dysfunction
Convert R65.10 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code R65.10 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.