2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74.02

Hepatic fibrosis, advanced fibrosis

    2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
  • K74.02 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • ICD-10-CM K74.02 is a new 2021 ICD-10-CM code that became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K74.02 - other international versions of ICD-10 K74.02 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Hepatic fibrosis, stage F3
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 K74.02. 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.
  • cirrhosis of liver (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74.6

    Other and unspecified cirrhosis of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    K74.6-
    )
  • hepatic fibrosis, stage F4 (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74.6

    Other and unspecified cirrhosis of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    K74.6-
    )
The following code(s) above K74.02 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 K74.02:
  • K00-K95
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range K00-K95

    Diseases of the digestive 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 digestive system
  • K70-K77
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range K70-K77

    Diseases of liver

    Type 1 Excludes
    • jaundice NOS (R17)
    Type 2 Excludes
    Diseases of liver
  • K74
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74

    Fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • , if applicable, viral hepatitis (acute) (chronic) (B15-B19)
    Type 1 Excludes
    • alcoholic cirrhosis (of liver) (K70.3)
    • alcoholic fibrosis of liver (K70.2)
    • cardiac sclerosis of liver (K76.1)
    • cirrhosis (of liver) with toxic liver disease (K71.7)
    • congenital cirrhosis (of liver) (P78.81)
    • pigmentary cirrhosis (of liver) (E83.110)
    Fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver
  • K74.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74.0

    Hepatic fibrosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 - Converted to Parent Code Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • underlying liver disease, such as:
    • nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) (K75.81)
    Hepatic fibrosis
ICD-10-CM K74.02 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 432 Cirrhosis and alcoholic hepatitis with mcc
  • 433 Cirrhosis and alcoholic hepatitis with cc
  • 434 Cirrhosis and alcoholic hepatitis without cc/mcc
Code History
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): New code

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K74.02:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K74.02
K73 Chronic hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
K73.0 Chronic persistent hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
K73.1 Chronic lobular hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
K73.2 Chronic active hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
K73.8 Other chronic hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
K73.9 Chronic hepatitis, unspecified
K74 Fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver
K74.0 Hepatic fibrosis
K74.00 …… unspecified
K74.01 …… early fibrosis
K74.02 …… advanced fibrosis
K74.1 Hepatic sclerosis
K74.2 Hepatic fibrosis with hepatic sclerosis
K74.3 Primary biliary cirrhosis
K74.4 Secondary biliary cirrhosis
K74.5 Biliary cirrhosis, unspecified
K74.6 Other and unspecified cirrhosis of liver
K74.60 Unspecified cirrhosis of liver
K74.69 Other cirrhosis of liver
K75 Other inflammatory liver diseases
K75.0 Abscess of liver

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