Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K70.31

Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver with ascites

    2015 Billable Code Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)

  • K70.31 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, K70.31 - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K70.31. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Description Synonyms
  • Alcoholic cirrhosis w ascites
  • Alcoholic cirrhosis with ascites
  • Ascites due to alcoholic cirrhosis
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • K70.31 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
ICD-10-CM K70.31 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 432 Cirrhosis & alcoholic hepatitis with mcc
  • 433 Cirrhosis & alcoholic hepatitis with cc
  • 434 Cirrhosis & alcoholic hepatitis without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM K70.31 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM K70.31: