Ascites R18- >

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 R18. 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.
  • ascites in alcoholic cirrhosis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K70.31

    Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver with ascites

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
    K70.31
    )
  • ascites in alcoholic hepatitis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K70.11

    Alcoholic hepatitis with ascites

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
    K70.11
    )
  • ascites in toxic liver disease with chronic active hepatitis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K71.51

    Toxic liver disease with chronic active hepatitis with ascites

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    K71.51
    )
Includes
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  • fluid in peritoneal cavity
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