Index Terms Starting With 'L' (Low)

  • Low

    • achiever, school Z55.3
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z55.3

      Underachievement in school

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • back syndrome M54.5
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M54.5

      Low back pain

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      Applicable To
      • Loin pain
      • Lumbago NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • low back strain (S39.012)
      • lumbago due to intervertebral disc displacement (M51.2-)
      • lumbago with sciatica (M54.4-)
    • basal metabolic rate R94.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R94.8

      Abnormal results of function studies of other organs and systems

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      Applicable To
      • Abnormal basal metabolic rate [BMR]
      • Abnormal bladder function test
      • Abnormal splenic function test
    • birthweight (2499 grams or less) P07.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.10

      Other low birth weight newborn, unspecified weight

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      • extreme (999 grams or less) P07.00
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.00

        Extremely low birth weight newborn, unspecified weight

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        • with weight of
          • 499 grams or less P07.01
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.01

            Extremely low birth weight newborn, less than 500 grams

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          • 500-749 grams P07.02
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.02

            Extremely low birth weight newborn, 500-749 grams

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          • 750-999 grams P07.03
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.03

            Extremely low birth weight newborn, 750-999 grams

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      • for gestational age - see Light for dates
      • with weight of
        • 1000-1249 grams P07.14
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.14

          Other low birth weight newborn, 1000-1249 grams

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        • 1250-1499 grams P07.15
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.15

          Other low birth weight newborn, 1250-1499 grams

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        • 1500-1749 grams P07.16
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.16

          Other low birth weight newborn, 1500-1749 grams

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        • 1750-1999 grams P07.17
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.17

          Other low birth weight newborn, 1750-1999 grams

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        • 2000-2499 grams P07.18
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P07.18

          Other low birth weight newborn, 2000-2499 grams

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    • blood pressure - see also Hypotension
      • reading R03.1
        (incidental) (isolated) (nonspecific)
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R03.1

        Nonspecific low blood-pressure reading

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        Type 1 Excludes
        • hypotension (I95.-)
        • maternal hypotension syndrome (O26.5-)
        • neurogenic orthostatic hypotension (G90.3)
    • cardiac reserve - see Disease, heart
    • function - see also Hypofunction
      • kidney N28.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N28.9

        Disorder of kidney and ureter, unspecified

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        Applicable To
        • Nephropathy NOS
        • Renal disease (acute) NOS
        • Renal insufficiency (acute)
        Type 1 Excludes
        • chronic renal insufficiency (N18.9)
        • unspecified nephritic syndrome (N05.-)
    • hematocrit D64.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D64.9

      Anemia, unspecified

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    • hemoglobin D64.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D64.9

      Anemia, unspecified

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    • income Z59.6
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z59.6

      Low income

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • level of literacy Z55.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z55.0

      Illiteracy and low-level literacy

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    • lying
      • kidney N28.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N28.89

        Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter

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      • organ or site, congenital - see Malposition, congenital
    • output syndrome (cardiac) - see Failure, heart
    • platelets (blood) - see Thrombocytopenia
    • reserve, kidney N28.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N28.89

      Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter

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    • salt syndrome E87.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E87.1

      Hypo-osmolality and hyponatremia

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      Applicable To
      • Sodium [Na] deficiency
      Type 1 Excludes
      • syndrome of inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone (E22.2)
    • self esteem R45.81
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R45.81

      Low self-esteem

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    • set ears Q17.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q17.4

      Misplaced ear

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Low-set ears
      Type 1 Excludes
    • vision H54.2X-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H54.2X-

      Low vision, both eyes, different category levels

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      • one eye (other eye normal) H54.50
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H54.50

        Low vision, one eye, unspecified eye

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        • left H54.52A-
          (normal vision on right)
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H54.52A-

          Low vision, left eye, category 1-2

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        • other eye blind - see Blindness
        • right H54.511-
          (normal vision on left)
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H54.511-

          Low vision, right eye, category 1-2

            2018 - New Code 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code