Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 994.6
Motion sickness
  • ICD-9-CM 994.6 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 994.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Applies To
  • Air sickness
  • Seasickness
  • Travel sickness
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 994.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T75.3XXA Motion sickness, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 994.6:
  • Air
    • sickness 994.6
  • Airplane sickness 994.6
  • Car sickness 994.6
  • Effect, adverse NEC
    • motion 994.6
  • Mal
    • de mer 994.6
  • Motion sickness (from travel, any vehicle) (from roundabouts or swings) 994.6
  • Nausea (see also Vomiting) 787.02
    • marina 994.6
  • Seasickness 994.6
  • Sickness
    • air (travel) 994.6
    • airplane 994.6
    • car 994.6
    • motion 994.6
    • roundabout (motion) 994.6
    • sea 994.6
    • swing (motion) 994.6
    • train (railway) (travel) 994.6
    • travel (any vehicle) 994.6
  • Train sickness 994.6
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