Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 786.01
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 786.01 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 786.01 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 786.01 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R06.4 Hyperventilation
Clinical Information
  • A pulmonary ventilation rate faster than is metabolically necessary for the exchange of gases. It is the result of an increased frequency of breathing, an increased tidal volume, or a combination of both. It causes an excess intake of oxygen and the blowing off of carbon dioxide
  • Abnormally prolonged, rapid, and deep breathing
786.01 Excludes
  • hyperventilation, psychogenic (306.1)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 786.01:
  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalities - see also Anomaly
  • Dyspnea (nocturnal) (paroxysmal) 786.09
    • hyperventilation 786.01
  • Hyperpnea (see also Hyperventilation) 786.01
  • Hyperventilation (tetany) 786.01
  • Overbreathing (see also Hyperventilation) 786.01
  • Tetany, tetanic 781.7
    • hyperventilation 786.01
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 786.01 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 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.