Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D50.0

Iron deficiency anemia secondary to blood loss (chronic)

  • D50.0 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2014 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, D50.0 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Posthemorrhagic anemia (chronic)
Description Synonyms
  • Anemia due to blood loss
  • Anemia due to chronic blood loss
  • Anemia, blood loss
  • Anemia, chronic blood loss
Type 1 Excludes
  • acute posthemorrhagic anemia (D62)
  • congenital anemia from fetal blood loss (P61.3)
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 748 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 D50.0 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 D50.0 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM D50.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 811 Red blood cell disorders with mcc
  • 812 Red blood cell disorders without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM D50.0 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM D50.0:
  • Anemia (essential) (general) (hemoglobin deficiency) (infantile) (primary) (profound) D64.9
  • blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    factitious (self-induced blood letting) D50.0
    hemorrhagic (chronic) D50.0
    posthemorrhagic (chronic) D50.0
    chronic
    blood loss D50.0
    due to (in) (with)
    blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    hemorrhage (chronic) D50.0
    loss of blood (chronic) D50.0
    hypochromic (idiopathic) (microcytic) (normoblastic) D50.9
    due to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    iron deficiency D50.9
    secondary to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    microcytic (hypochromic) D50.9
    due to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    normocytic (infectional) D64.9
    due to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    secondary to
    blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    hemorrhage (chronic) D50.0
    sideropenic (refractory) D50.9
    due to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    deficiency D53.9
    iron D50.9
    secondary to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
    postoperative (postprocedural)
    due to (acute) D62
    chronic blood loss D50.0
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
  • anemia (chronic) D50.0
  • Normocytic anemia (infectional) due to blood loss (chronic) D50.0
  • Posthemorrhagic anemia (chronic) D50.0