Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N18.6

End stage renal disease

    2015 Billable Code

  • N18.6 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, N18.6 - 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 N18.6. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Clinical Information
  • Chronic, irreversible renal failure.
  • Long-standing and persistent renal disease with glomerular filtration rate (gfr) less than 15 ml/min.
Applicable To
  • Chronic kidney disease requiring chronic dialysis
Description Synonyms
  • Anemia due to end stage renal disease
  • Anemia due to ESRD
  • Anemia, end stage renal disease
  • Benign htn heart and ckd, esrd, w chf
  • Benign hypertensive heart and CKD, ESRD
  • Benign hypertensive heart and CKD, ESRD, w CHF
  • Benign hypertensive heart and end stage renal disease
  • Benign hypertensive heart and end stage renal disease with congestive heart failure
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • Chronic kidney disease on hemodialysis
  • Chronic kidney disease with end stage renal disease on dialysis due to drug induced diabetes mellitus
  • Chronic kidney disease with end stage renal disease on dialysis due to secondary diabetes mellitus
  • Chronic kidney disease with end stage renal disease on dialysis due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Chronic kidney disease with end stage renal disease on dialysis due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Dependence on dialysis due to end stage renal disease
  • Dependence on hemodialysis due to end stage renal disease
  • Dependence on peritoneal dialysis due to end stage renal disease
  • Diabetes 1 with end stage renal disease on dialysis
  • Diabetes 2 with end stage renal disease on dialysis
  • Diabetes type 1 on dialysis
  • Diabetes type 2 on dialysis
  • DM 1 w diabetic CKD, ESRD on dialysis
  • DM 1 w diabetic CKD, ESRD on dialysis w HTN
  • DM 2 w diabetic CKD, ESRD on dialysis
  • DM 2 w diabetic CKD, ESRD on dialysis w HTN
  • Drug induced diabetes chronic kidney disease, dialysis
  • Drug induced DM w diabetic CKD, ESRD on dialysis
  • End stage renal disease due to hypertension
  • End stage renal disease due to hypertension, on dialysis
  • End stage renal disease on dialysis
  • End stage renal disease on peritoneal dialysis
  • ESRD (end stage renal disease)
  • ESRD on dialysis
  • ESRD on hemodialysis
  • ESRD on peritoneal dialysis
  • Hypertension in chronic kidney disease with end stage renal disease on dialysis due to type 1 diabetes mellitus
  • Hypertension in chronic kidney disease with end stage renal disease on dialysis due to type 2 diabetes mellitus
  • Hypertensive chronic kidney disease on dialysis
  • Hypertensive chronic kidney disease with dialysis
  • Hypertensive chronic kidney disease, severe
  • Hypertensive CKD, ESRD
  • Hypertensive CKD, ESRD on dialysis
  • Hypertensive heart AND chronic kidney disease on dialysis
  • Hypertensive heart AND chronic kidney disease on dialysis with congestive heart failure
  • Hypertensive heart and CKD, ESRD on dialysis
  • Hypertensive heart and CKD, ESRD on dialysis, w CHF
  • Hypertensive heart disease, kidney disease
  • Hypertensive kidney and heart disease, on dialysis
  • Malignant htn ckd w esrd on dialysis
  • Malignant hypertensive CKD w ESRD on dialysis
  • Malignant hypertensive end stage renal disease on dialysis
  • Malignant hypertensive heart and CKD, w ESRD, w CHF
  • Malignant hypertensive heart and end stage renal disease with congestive heart failure
  • Secondary diabetes, chronic kidney disease on dialysis
  • Secondary DM w diabetic CKD, ESRD on dialysis
Use Additional
  • code to identify dialysis status (Z99.2)
ICD-10-CM N18.6 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 008 Simultaneous pancreas/kidney transplant
  • 673 Other kidney & urinary tract procedures with mcc
  • 674 Other kidney & urinary tract procedures with cc
  • 675 Other kidney & urinary tract procedures without cc/mcc
  • 682 Renal failure with mcc
  • 683 Renal failure with cc
  • 684 Renal failure without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM N18.6 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM N18.6: