Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 787.01
Nausea with vomiting
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 787.01 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 787.01 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Intractable nausea and vomiting
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Nausea and vomiting, intractable
  • Nausea and vomiting, postop
  • Nausea, vomiting and diarrhea
  • Postoperative nasuea and vomiting
  • Postoperative nausea and vomiting
Clinical Information
  • Expelling the contents of the stomach and the sensations associated with it. They are symptoms of an underlying disease or condition and not a specific illness.
  • Nausea is an uneasy or unsettled feeling in the stomach together with an urge to vomit. Nausea and vomiting, or throwing up, are not diseases. They can be symptoms of many different conditions. These include morning sickness during pregnancy, infections, migraine headaches, motion sickness, food poisoning, cancer chemotherapy or other medicines. For vomiting in children and adults, avoid solid foods until vomiting has stopped for at least six hours. Then work back to a normal diet. Drink small amounts of clear liquids to avoid dehydration.nausea and vomiting are common. Usually, they are not serious. You should see a doctor immediately if you suspect poisoning or if you have
    • vomited for longer than 24 hours
    • blood in the vomit
    • severe abdominal pain
    • headache and stiff neck
    • signs of dehydration, such as dry mouth, infrequent urination or dark urine
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 787.01 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R11.2 Nausea with vomiting, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 787.01:
  • Nausea (see also Vomiting) 787.02
    • with vomiting 787.01
  • Vomiting 787.03
    • with nausea 787.01
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