Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E87.70

Fluid overload, unspecified

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • E87.70 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of E87.70. Other international versions of ICD-10 E87.70 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • Abnormal increase in the volume of circulating fluid (plasma) in the body.
  • Fluid retention, overload, or edema
  • Increased isotonic fluid retention
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hypervolemia
  • Hypervolemia (fluid overload)
ICD-10-CM E87.70 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 640 Miscellaneous disorders of nutrition, metabolism , fluids and electrolytes with mcc
  • 641 Miscellaneous disorders of nutrition, metabolism , fluids and electrolytes without mcc
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert ICD-10-CM E87.70 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM E87.70: