2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D68.9

Coagulation defect, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • D68.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM D68.9 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of D68.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 D68.9 may differ.
The following code(s) above D68.9 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 D68.9:
  • D50-D89
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range D50-D89

    Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism

    Type 2 Excludes
    • autoimmune disease (systemic) NOS (M35.9)
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P00-P96)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease (B20)
    • 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 blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism
  • D68
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D68

    Other coagulation defects

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • abnormal coagulation profile (R79.1)
    • coagulation defects complicating abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.1)
    • coagulation defects complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O45.0, O46.0, O67.0, O72.3)
    Other coagulation defects
Approximate Synonyms
  • Blood coagulation disorder
  • Blood coagulation disorder in childbirth
  • Blood coagulation disorder in pregnancy
  • Coagulation condition in childbirth
  • Coagulation defect in pregnancy
  • Coagulopathy (clotting or bleeding disorder)
Clinical Information
  • A condition in which there is a deviation from or interruption of the normal coagulation properties of the blood.
  • Condition in which there is a deviation from or interruption of the normal coagulation properties of the blood.
  • Disorders involving the elements of blood coagulation, including platelets, coagulation factors and inhibitors, and the fibrinolytic system
  • Hemorrhagic and thrombotic disorders that occur as a consequence of abnormalities in blood coagulation due to a variety of factors such as coagulation protein disorders; blood platelet disorders; blood protein disorders or nutritional conditions.
ICD-10-CM D68.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 813 Coagulation disorders

Convert D68.9 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to D68.9:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To D68.9
D68.4 Acquired coagulation factor deficiency
D68.5 Primary thrombophilia
D68.51 Activated protein C resistance
D68.52 Prothrombin gene mutation
D68.59 Other primary thrombophilia
D68.6 Other thrombophilia
D68.61 Antiphospholipid syndrome
D68.62 Lupus anticoagulant syndrome
D68.69 Other thrombophilia
D68.8 Other specified coagulation defects
D68.9 Coagulation defect, unspecified
D69 Purpura and other hemorrhagic conditions
D69.0 Allergic purpura
D69.1 Qualitative platelet defects
D69.2 Other nonthrombocytopenic purpura
D69.3 Immune thrombocytopenic purpura
D69.4 Other primary thrombocytopenia
D69.41 Evans syndrome
D69.42 Congenital and hereditary thrombocytopenia purpura
D69.49 Other primary thrombocytopenia
D69.5 Secondary thrombocytopenia

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.