ICD-10-CM Code E87.7
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 E87.7 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of E87.7 that describes the diagnosis 'fluid overload' in more detail.
- E87.7 Fluid overload NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code E877 is used to code Water intoxication
Water intoxication, also known as water poisoning is a potentially fatal disturbance in brain functions that results when the normal balance of electrolytes in the body is pushed outside safe limits by overhydration.
|Specialty:||Toxicology, Critical Care Medicine|
|ICD 9 Codes:||276.69, 276.6|
Coding Notes for E87.7 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'E87.7 - Fluid overload'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code E87.7. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.