ICD-10-CM Code D58.1
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
D58.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of hereditary elliptocytosis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code D581 is used to code Cigar cell
Cigar cells (also referred to as pencil cells) are red blood cells that are cigar or pencil shaped on Peripheral blood smear. Cigar cells are commonly associated with hereditary elliptocytosis. However, they may also be seen in iron deficiency anemia and other pathological states that decrease red blood cell turnover and or production. In the case of iron deficiency anemia, microcytosis and hypochromia would also be expected.
|ICD 9 Code:||282.1|
Blood smear showing elliptocytes
Coding Notes for D58.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Elliptocytosis (congenital)
- Ovalocytosis (congenital) (hereditary)
- DRG Group #811-812 - Red blood cell disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #811-812 - Red blood cell disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D58.1 - Hereditary elliptocytosis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code D58.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 282.1 was previously used, D58.1 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.