ICD-10-CM Code D68.8
Other specified coagulation defects
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
D68.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified coagulation defects. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code D688 is used to code Antithrombin III deficiency
Antithrombin III deficiency (abbreviated ATIII deficiency) is a deficiency of antithrombin III. It is a rare hereditary disorder that generally comes to light when a patient suffers recurrent venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism, and repetitive intrauterine fetal death (IUFD). Inheritance is usually autosomal dominant, though a few recessive cases have been noted.
|ICD 9 Code:||289.81|
Coding Notes for D68.8 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Hemorrhagic disease of newborn - instead, use Code P53
- DRG Group #813 - Coagulation disorders.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Blood coagulation disorder with impaired clot retraction time (disorder)
- Acquired hypofibrinogenemia (disorder)
- Hypoplasminogenemia (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D68.8 - Other specified coagulation defects'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code D68.8 and a single ICD9 code, 286.9 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.