2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K76.1

Chronic passive congestion of liver

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • K76.1 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 K76.1 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K76.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 K76.1 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Cardiac cirrhosis
  • Cardiac sclerosis
The following code(s) above K76.1 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 K76.1:
  • K00-K95
    2020 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
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range K70-K77

    Diseases of liver

    Type 1 Excludes
    • jaundice NOS (R17)
    Type 2 Excludes
    Diseases of liver
  • K76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K76

    Other diseases of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • alcoholic liver disease (K70.-)
    • amyloid degeneration of liver (E85.-)
    • cystic disease of liver (congenital) (Q44.6)
    • hepatic vein thrombosis (I82.0)
    • hepatomegaly NOS (R16.0)
    • pigmentary cirrhosis (of liver) (E83.110)
    • portal vein thrombosis (I81)
    • toxic liver disease (K71.-)
    Other diseases of liver
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congestion of liver, chronic passive
Clinical Information
  • Thickening and loss of elasticity of the coronary arteries, leading to progressive arterial insufficiency (coronary disease).
ICD-10-CM K76.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 441 Disorders of liver except malignancy, cirrhosis or alcoholic hepatitis with mcc
  • 442 Disorders of liver except malignancy, cirrhosis or alcoholic hepatitis with cc
  • 443 Disorders of liver except malignancy, cirrhosis or alcoholic hepatitis without cc/mcc

Convert K76.1 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
Code annotations containing back-references to K76.1:
  • Type 1 Excludes: K74
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74

    Fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 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)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K76.1:
  • Cirrhosis, cirrhotic (hepatic) (liver) K74.60
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74.60

    Unspecified cirrhosis of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Cirrhosis (of liver) NOS
    • cardiac K76.1 (of liver)
    • congestive K76.1
    • stasis K76.1
  • Congestion, congestive
    • hepatic K76.1
    • liver K76.1
  • Nutmeg liver K76.1
  • Sclerosis, sclerotic
    • liver K74.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K74.1

      Hepatic sclerosis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • cardiac K76.1
  • Stasis
    • liver K76.1 (cirrhotic)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K76.1
K75.1 Phlebitis of portal vein
K75.2 Nonspecific reactive hepatitis
K75.3 Granulomatous hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
K75.4 Autoimmune hepatitis
K75.8 Other specified inflammatory liver diseases
K75.81 Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)
K75.89 Other specified inflammatory liver diseases
K75.9 Inflammatory liver disease, unspecified
K76 Other diseases of liver
K76.0 Fatty (change of) liver, not elsewhere classified
K76.1 Chronic passive congestion of liver
K76.2 Central hemorrhagic necrosis of liver
K76.3 Infarction of liver
K76.4 Peliosis hepatis
K76.5 Hepatic veno-occlusive disease
K76.6 Portal hypertension
K76.7 Hepatorenal syndrome
K76.8 Other specified diseases of liver
K76.81 Hepatopulmonary syndrome
K76.89 Other specified diseases of liver
K76.9 Liver disease, unspecified

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