R40. 4 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
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What is the ICD code for transient alteration of awareness?
R40.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of transient alteration of awareness. A ‘billable code’ is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
What does altered level of consciousness mean?
An altered level of consciousness is any measure of arousal other than normal. Level of consciousness (LOC) is a measurement of a person’s arousability and responsiveness to stimuli from the environment. A mildly depressed level of consciousness or alertness may be classed as lethargy, someone in this state can be aroused with little difficulty.
Can you be aroused with a mild depressed level of consciousness?
People who are obtunded have a more depressed level of consciousness and cannot be fully aroused.