• ICD-10 Code for Vasovagal Reaction

    Question: A patient had a vasovagal reaction during an examination and remained here over an hour for the physician to monitor. What diagnosis code should we use?

    Answer: The code is R55 Syncope and collapse. It includes blackout, fainting and vasovagal attack.

    Learn more about ICD-10 code R55 in ICD-10-CM for Ophthalmology: The Complete Reference.