Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I78.0

Hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • I78.0 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 I78.0. Other international versions of ICD-10 I78.0 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
  • An autosomal dominant hereditary disorder caused by mutations in the acvrl1, eng, and smad4 genes. It is characterized by the presence of telangiectasias in the skin, mucous membranes, lungs, brain, liver, and gastrointestinal tract. It results in hemorrhages from the affected areas.
  • An autosomal dominant vascular anomaly characterized by telangiectases of the skin and mucous membranes and by recurrent gastrointestinal bleeding. This disorder is caused by mutations of a gene (on chromosome 9q3) which encodes endoglin, a membrane glycoprotein that binds transforming growth factor beta.
Applicable To
  • Rendu-Osler-Weber disease
ICD-10-CM I78.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 299 Peripheral vascular disorders with mcc
  • 300 Peripheral vascular disorders with cc
  • 301 Peripheral vascular disorders without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM I78.0 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM I78.0:
  • Angioma - see also Hemangioma, by site
  • hemorrhagicum hereditaria I78.0
  • Angiomatosis Q82.8
  • hemorrhagic familial I78.0
    hereditary familial I78.0
  • Babington's disease (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) I78.0
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
  • Babington's (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) I78.0
    Goldstein's (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) I78.0
    Osler-Rendu (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) I78.0
    Rendu-Osler-Weber (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) I78.0
  • Epistaxis (multiple) R04.0
  • hereditary I78.0
  • Goldstein's disease (familial hemorrhagic telangiectasia) I78.0
  • Osler (-Weber) I78.0
  • Rendu-Osler-Weber disease or syndrome I78.0
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
  • Osler-Weber-Rendu I78.0
    Rendu-Osler-Weber I78.0
  • Telangiectasia, telangiectasis (verrucous) I78.1
  • familial I78.0
    hemorrhagic, hereditary (congenital) (senile) I78.0
    hereditary, hemorrhagic (congenital) (senile) I78.0
  • Weber-Osler syndrome I78.0