Hepatic failure, not elsewhere classified K72- >

Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as K72. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • alcoholic hepatic failure (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K70.4

    Alcoholic hepatic failure

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    Applicable To
    • Acute alcoholic hepatic failure
    • Alcoholic hepatic failure NOS
    • Chronic alcoholic hepatic failure
    • Subacute alcoholic hepatic failure
    K70.4
    )
  • hepatic failure with toxic liver disease (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K71.1

    Toxic liver disease with hepatic necrosis

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    Applicable To
    • Hepatic failure (acute) (chronic) due to drugs
    K71.1-
    )
  • icterus of newborn (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P55

    Hemolytic disease of newborn

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    P55
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P59

    Neonatal jaundice from other and unspecified causes

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    Type 1 Excludes
    • jaundice due to inborn errors of metabolism (E70-E88)
    • kernicterus (P57.-)
    P59
    )
  • postprocedural hepatic failure (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K91.82

    Postprocedural hepatic failure

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    K91.82
    )
Type 2 Excludes
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A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (K72) and the excluded code together.
  • hepatic failure complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O00

    Ectopic pregnancy

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    Includes
    • ruptured ectopic pregnancy
    Use Additional
    • code from category O08 to identify any associated complication
    O00
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O07

    Failed attempted termination of pregnancy

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    Includes
    • failure of attempted induction of termination of pregnancy
    • incomplete elective abortion
    Type 1 Excludes
    • incomplete spontaneous abortion (O03.0-)
    O07
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O08.8

    Other complications following an ectopic and molar pregnancy

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    O08.8
    )
  • hepatic failure complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O26.6

    Liver and biliary tract disorders in pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

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    Type 2 Excludes
    • hepatorenal syndrome following labor and delivery (O90.4)
    Use Additional
    • code to identify the specific disorder
    O26.6-
    )
  • viral hepatitis with hepatic coma (B15-B19
    ICD-10-CM Range B15-B19

    Viral hepatitis

    Type 1 Excludes
    • sequelae of viral hepatitis (B94.2)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • cytomegaloviral hepatitis (B25.1)
    • herpesviral [herpes simplex] hepatitis (B00.81)
    • B15 Acute hepatitis A
    • B16 Acute hepatitis B
    • B17 Other acute viral hepatitis
    • B18 Chronic viral hepatitis
    • B19 Unspecified viral hepatitis
    )
Includes
Includes Help
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • fulminant hepatitis NEC, with hepatic failure
  • hepatic encephalopathy NOS
  • liver (cell) necrosis with hepatic failure
  • malignant hepatitis NEC, with hepatic failure
  • yellow liver atrophy or dystrophy
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