2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 780.4
Dizziness and giddiness
- illusory sense that either the environment or one's own body is revolving; may result from disease of the inner ear or disturbances of the vestibular centers or pathways.
- Vertigo is a feeling of movement, a sensation as if the external world were revolving around the patient (objective vertigo) or as if he himself were revolving in space (subjective vertigo). Vertigo is medically distinct from dizziness, lightheadedness, and unsteadiness.
- ICD-9-CM 780.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Convert 780.4 to ICD-10-CM
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 780.4: