2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N28.0

Ischemia and infarction of kidney

Applicable To
  • Renal artery embolism
  • Renal artery obstruction
  • Renal artery occlusion
  • Renal artery thrombosis
  • Renal infarct
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
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 N28.0. 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.
  • atherosclerosis of renal artery (extrarenal part) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I70.1

    Atherosclerosis of renal artery

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
    Applicable To
    • Goldblatt's kidney
    Type 2 Excludes
    • atherosclerosis of renal arterioles (I12.-)
    I70.1
    )
  • congenital stenosis of renal artery (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q27.1

    Congenital renal artery stenosis

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Q27.1
    )
  • Goldblatt's kidney (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I70.1

    Atherosclerosis of renal artery

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
    Applicable To
    • Goldblatt's kidney
    Type 2 Excludes
    • atherosclerosis of renal arterioles (I12.-)
    I70.1
    )
The following code(s) above N28.0 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to N28.0:
  • N00-N99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range N00-N99

    Diseases of the genitourinary system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the genitourinary system
  • N25-N29
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range N25-N29

    Other disorders of kidney and ureter

    Type 2 Excludes
    • disorders of kidney and ureter with urolithiasis (N20-N23)
    Other disorders of kidney and ureter
Approximate Synonyms Clinical Information ICD-10-CM N28.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

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Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to N28.0:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N28.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N28.0
N25.9 Disorder resulting from impaired renal tubular function, unspecified
N26 Unspecified contracted kidney
N26.1 Atrophy of kidney (terminal)
N26.2 Page kidney
N26.9 Renal sclerosis, unspecified
N27 Small kidney of unknown cause
N27.0 Small kidney, unilateral
N27.1 Small kidney, bilateral
N27.9 Small kidney, unspecified
N28 Other disorders of kidney and ureter, not elsewhere classified
N28.0 Ischemia and infarction of kidney
N28.1 Cyst of kidney, acquired
N28.8 Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter
N28.81 Hypertrophy of kidney
N28.82 Megaloureter
N28.83 Nephroptosis
N28.84 Pyelitis cystica
N28.85 Pyeloureteritis cystica
N28.86 Ureteritis cystica
N28.89 Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter
N28.9 Disorder of kidney and ureter, unspecified

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