Index Terms Starting With 'H' (High)

  • High

    • altitude effects T70.20
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T70.20

      Unspecified effects of high altitude

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • anoxia T70.29
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T70.29

        Other effects of high altitude

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Alpine sickness
        • Anoxia due to high altitude
        • Barotrauma NOS
        • Hypobaropathy
        • Mountain sickness
      • on
        • ears T70.0
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T70.0

          Otitic barotrauma

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Aero-otitis media
          • Effects of change in ambient atmospheric pressure or water pressure on ears
        • sinuses T70.1
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T70.1

          Sinus barotrauma

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Aerosinusitis
          • Effects of change in ambient atmospheric pressure on sinuses
      • polycythemia D75.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D75.1

        Secondary polycythemia

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Acquired polycythemia
        • Emotional polycythemia
        • Erythrocytosis NOS
        • Hypoxemic polycythemia
        • Nephrogenous polycythemia
        • Polycythemia due to erythropoietin
        • Polycythemia due to fall in plasma volume
        • Polycythemia due to high altitude
        • Polycythemia due to stress
        • Polycythemia NOS
        • Relative polycythemia
        Type 1 Excludes
        • polycythemia neonatorum (P61.1)
        • polycythemia vera (D45)
    • arch
      • foot Q66.7-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q66.7-

        Congenital pes cavus

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 - Converted to Parent Code 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • palate, congenital Q38.5
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q38.5

        Congenital malformations of palate, not elsewhere classified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Congenital absence of uvula
        • Congenital malformation of palate NOS
        • Congenital high arched palate
        Type 1 Excludes
        • cleft palate (Q35.-)
        • cleft palate with cleft lip (Q37.-)
    • arterial tension - see Hypertension
    • basal metabolic rate R94.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R94.8

      Abnormal results of function studies of other organs and systems

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abnormal basal metabolic rate [BMR]
      • Abnormal bladder function test
      • Abnormal splenic function test
    • blood pressure - see also Hypertension
      • borderline R03.0
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R03.0

        Elevated blood-pressure reading, without diagnosis of hypertension

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Questionable As Admission Dx
        Note
        • This category is to be used to record an episode of elevated blood pressure in a patient in whom no formal diagnosis of hypertension has been made, or as an isolated incidental finding.
      • reading R03.0
        (incidental) (isolated) (nonspecific)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R03.0

        Elevated blood-pressure reading, without diagnosis of hypertension

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Questionable As Admission Dx
        Note
        • This category is to be used to record an episode of elevated blood pressure in a patient in whom no formal diagnosis of hypertension has been made, or as an isolated incidental finding.
    • cholesterol E78.00
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E78.00

      Pure hypercholesterolemia, unspecified

        2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Fredrickson's hyperlipoproteinemia, type IIa
      • Hyperbetalipoproteinemia
      • Low-density-lipoprotein-type [LDL] hyperlipoproteinemia
      • (Pure) hypercholesterolemia NOS
      • with high triglycerides E78.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E78.2

        Mixed hyperlipidemia

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Broad- or floating-betalipoproteinemia
        • Combined hyperlipidemia NOS
        • Elevated cholesterol with elevated triglycerides NEC
        • Fredrickson's hyperlipoproteinemia, type IIb or III
        • Hyperbetalipoproteinemia with prebetalipoproteinemia
        • Hypercholesteremia with endogenous hyperglyceridemia
        • Hyperlipidemia, group C
        • Tubo-eruptive xanthoma
        • Xanthoma tuberosum
        Type 1 Excludes
        • cerebrotendinous cholesterosis [van Bogaert-Scherer- Epstein] (E75.5)
        • familial combined hyperlipidemia (E78.49)
    • diaphragm Q79.1
      (congenital)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q79.1

      Other congenital malformations of diaphragm

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Absence of diaphragm
      • Congenital malformation of diaphragm NOS
      • Eventration of diaphragm
    • expressed emotional level within family Z63.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z63.8

      Other specified problems related to primary support group

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Family discord NOS
      • Family estrangement NOS
      • High expressed emotional level within family
      • Inadequate family support NOS
      • Inadequate or distorted communication within family
    • head at term O32.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O32.4

      Maternal care for high head at term

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Maternal care for failure of head to enter pelvic brim
    • palate, congenital Q38.5
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q38.5

      Congenital malformations of palate, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Congenital absence of uvula
      • Congenital malformation of palate NOS
      • Congenital high arched palate
      Type 1 Excludes
      • cleft palate (Q35.-)
      • cleft palate with cleft lip (Q37.-)
    • risk
      • infant NEC Z76.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z76.2

        Encounter for health supervision and care of other healthy infant and child

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Pediatric Dx (0-17 years) POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Encounter for medical or nursing care or supervision of healthy infant under circumstances such as adverse socioeconomic conditions at home
        • Encounter for medical or nursing care or supervision of healthy infant under circumstances such as awaiting foster or adoptive placement
        • Encounter for medical or nursing care or supervision of healthy infant under circumstances such as maternal illness
        • Encounter for medical or nursing care or supervision of healthy infant under circumstances such as number of children at home preventing or interfering with normal care
      • sexual behavior (heterosexual) Z72.51
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z72.51

        High risk heterosexual behavior

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        • bisexual Z72.53
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z72.53

          High risk bisexual behavior

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
        • homosexual Z72.52
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z72.52

          High risk homosexual behavior

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • scrotal testis, testes
      • bilateral Q53.23
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q53.23

        Bilateral high scrotal testes

          2018 - New Code 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx POA Exempt
      • unilateral Q53.13
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q53.13

        Unilateral high scrotal testis

          2018 - New Code 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx POA Exempt
    • temperature R50.9
      (of unknown origin)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R50.9

      Fever, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Fever NOS
      • Fever of unknown origin [FUO]
      • Fever with chills
      • Fever with rigors
      • Hyperpyrexia NOS
      • Persistent fever
      • Pyrexia NOS
    • thoracic rib Q76.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q76.6

      Other congenital malformations of ribs

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Accessory rib
      • Congenital absence of rib
      • Congenital fusion of ribs
      • Congenital malformation of ribs NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • short rib syndrome (Q77.2)
    • triglycerides E78.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E78.1

      Pure hyperglyceridemia

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Elevated fasting triglycerides
      • Endogenous hyperglyceridemia
      • Fredrickson's hyperlipoproteinemia, type IV
      • Hyperlipidemia, group B
      • Hyperprebetalipoproteinemia
      • Very-low-density-lipoprotein-type [VLDL] hyperlipoproteinemia
      • with high cholesterol E78.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E78.2

        Mixed hyperlipidemia

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Broad- or floating-betalipoproteinemia
        • Combined hyperlipidemia NOS
        • Elevated cholesterol with elevated triglycerides NEC
        • Fredrickson's hyperlipoproteinemia, type IIb or III
        • Hyperbetalipoproteinemia with prebetalipoproteinemia
        • Hypercholesteremia with endogenous hyperglyceridemia
        • Hyperlipidemia, group C
        • Tubo-eruptive xanthoma
        • Xanthoma tuberosum
        Type 1 Excludes
        • cerebrotendinous cholesterosis [van Bogaert-Scherer- Epstein] (E75.5)
        • familial combined hyperlipidemia (E78.49)