Index Terms Starting With 'A' (Ascites)

  • Ascites (abdominal) R18.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R18.8

    Other ascites

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Ascites NOS
    • Peritoneal effusion (chronic)

    • cardiac I50.810
      - see also Failure, heart, right
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I50.810

      Right heart failure, unspecified

        2018 - New Code 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Right heart failure without mention of left heart failure
      • Right ventricular failure NOS
    • chylous (nonfilarial) I89.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89.8

      Other specified noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Chylocele (nonfilarial)
      • Chylous ascites
      • Chylous cyst
      • Lipomelanotic reticulosis
      • Lymph node or vessel fistula
      • Lymph node or vessel infarction
      • Lymph node or vessel rupture
    • due to
      • cirrhosis, alcoholic K70.31
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K70.31

        Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver with ascites

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
      • hepatitis
        • alcoholic K70.11
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K70.11

          Alcoholic hepatitis with ascites

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Adult Dx (15-124 years)
        • chronic active K71.51
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K71.51

          Toxic liver disease with chronic active hepatitis with ascites

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      • S. japonicum B65.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B65.2

        Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma japonicum

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Asiatic schistosomiasis
    • heart I50.810
      - see also Failure, heart, right
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I50.810

      Right heart failure, unspecified

        2018 - New Code 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Right heart failure without mention of left heart failure
      • Right ventricular failure NOS
    • malignant R18.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R18.0

      Malignant ascites

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Code First
      • malignancy, such as:
      • malignant neoplasm of ovary (C56.-)
      • secondary malignant neoplasm of retroperitoneum and peritoneum (C78.6)
    • pseudochylous R18.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R18.8

      Other ascites

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ascites NOS
      • Peritoneal effusion (chronic)
    • syphilitic A52.74
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A52.74

      Syphilis of liver and other viscera

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Late syphilitic peritonitis
    • tuberculous A18.31
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A18.31

      Tuberculous peritonitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Tuberculous ascites