ICD-10-CM Code D70
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code D70 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the seven child codes of D70 that describes the diagnosis 'neutropenia' in more detail.
- D70 Neutropenia NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code D70 is used to code Kostmann syndrome
Kostmann syndrome is a group of diseases that affect myelopoiesis, causing a congenital form of neutropenia (severe congenital neutropenia [SCN]), usually without other physical malformations. SCN manifests in infancy with life-threatening bacterial infections.
|MeSH Codes:||C537592, D000380|
|ICD 9 Codes:||288.01, 288.0|
Coding Notes for D70 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Includes Notes:
IncludesIncludes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
- Decreased absolute neurophile count (ANC)
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code for any associated:
- Fever See code R50.81
- Mucositis (J34.81, K12.3-, K92.81, N76.81) See code J34.81
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Chemotherapy-induced neutropenia (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for causative agent code
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D70 - Neutropenia'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code D70. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.