Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 327.26
Sleep related hypoventilation/hypoxemia in conditions classifiable elsewhere
  • Short description: SLEEP HYPOVENT OTH DIS.
  • ICD-9-CM 327.26 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 327.26 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 327.26 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM G47.36 Sleep related hypoventilation in conditions classified elsewhere
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hypoventilation during sleep due to neuromuscular disorder
  • Hypoventilation in sleep, lower airways obstruction
  • Sleep hypoventilation
  • Sleep hypoventilation due to lower airway obstruction
  • Sleep related hypoventilation
  • Sleep related hypoventilation due to lower airways obstruction
  • Sleep related hypoventilation due to neuromuscular disorders
  • Sleep related hypoventilation from neuromusc disorder
  • Sleep related hypoventilation or hypoxemia
  • Sleep related hypoventilation, code first primary disease
  • Sleep related hypoventilation/hypoxemia in condition
  • Sleep related hypoxemia
  • Sleep related hypoxemia, code first primary disease
Code First
  • Code first underlying condition
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 327.26:
  • Hypoventilation 786.09
    • sleep related, in conditions classifiable elsewhere 327.26
  • Hypoxemia (see also Anoxia) 799.02
    • sleep related, in conditions classifiable elsewhere 327.26
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