ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 797

Senility w/o psychosis

Diagnosis Code 797

ICD-9: 797
Short Description: Senility w/o psychosis
Long Description: Senility without mention of psychosis
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 797

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs, and ill-defined conditions (780–799)
    • Ill-defined and unknown causes of morbidity and mortality (797-799)
      • 797 Senility without mention of psychosis

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