Encounter for care involving renal dialysis Z49- >

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  • associated end stage renal disease (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N18.6

    End stage renal disease

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Chronic kidney disease requiring chronic dialysis
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    • code to identify dialysis status (Z99.2)
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