Billable Medical Code for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM 780.71
Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM 780.71.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Definition and Symptoms
Chronic fatigue syndrome is a disorder that causes extreme fatigue that is inexpiable to any other medical condition. The cause is unknown however there are many theories. Symptoms include fatigue, loss of memory, enlarged lymph nodes, sore throat, pain that moves from joint to joint, headache, and extreme exhaustion.