6D70.0 Delirium due to disease classified elsewhere

International Classification of Diseases for Mortality and Morbidity Statistics, 11th Revision, v2020-09


All definitional requirements for delirium are met. There is evidence from history, physical examination, or laboratory findings that Delirium is caused by the direct physiological consequences of a disorder or disease classified elsewhere.

coding note

Identified etiology should be classified separately.

postcoordination

Add Stem and/or Extension codes to form a cluster code which adds detail to the condition.

Has causing condition  - a selection is required  - multiple selections are allowed