Cough R05

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Cough" is "R05". R05 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • R05 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM R05 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of R05 - other international versions of ICD-10 R05 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • cough with hemorrhage (R04.2)
  • smoker's cough (J41.0)

Codes: = Billable

  • R05 Cough

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.