ICD-10-CM Code D75.8
Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs
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 D75.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of D75.8 that describes the diagnosis 'other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs' in more detail.
- D75.8 Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE D75.81
- BILLABLE D75.82
- BILLABLE D75.89 Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs
The ICD code D758 is used to code Macrocytosis
Macrocytosis is the enlargement of red blood cells with near-constant hemoglobin concentration, and is defined by a mean corpuscular volume (MCV) of greater than 100 femtolitres (the precise criterion varies between laboratories). The enlarged erythrocytes are called macrocytes or megalocytes (both words have roots meaning "big cell").
|ICD 9 Codes:||289.89, 288.65|
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for an external cause code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'D75.8 - Other specified diseases of blood and blood-forming organs'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code D75.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.