ICD 9 CM Codes

797 Senility without mention of psychosis
POA Exempt
Billable CodeICD-9-CM  797    is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM '797' 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.
GEMS
797 direcly converts to ICD-10-CM
ICD-10-CM R41.81 Age-related cognitive decline
icd9cmvol2 index entry
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to '.797.'
Age (old) (see also Senile)
Frailty
heart (failure)
old age
Old age
Presbycardia
Senectus
Senescence
senile
senile (general)
Senile (see also condition)
senile (see also Senility)
senile (simple)
senilis
Senility
Applies To
Frailty
Old age
Senescence
Senile asthenia
Senile:
debility
exhaustion
senile psychoses (290.0-290.9)
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 797 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.