Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 994.5
Exhaustion due to excessive exertion
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Exhaustion-excess exert.
  • ICD-9-CM 994.5 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 994.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Exhaustion due to overexertion
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 994.5 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM T73.3XXA Exhaustion due to excessive exertion, initial encounter
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 994.5:
  • Effect, adverse NEC
    • exertion (excessive) 994.5
  • Exhaustion, exhaustive (physical NEC) 780.79
    • due to
      • cold 991.8
      • excessive exertion 994.5
      • exposure 994.4
      • overexertion 994.5
  • Overexertion (effects) (exhaustion) 994.5
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 994.5 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.