ICD-10-CM Code I88
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
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 I88 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of I88 that describes the diagnosis 'nonspecific lymphadenitis' in more detail.
- I88 Nonspecific lymphadenitis NON-BILLABLE
- BILLABLE I88.0 Nonspecific lymphadenitis
- BILLABLE I88.1
- BILLABLE I88.8 lymphadenitis
- BILLABLE I88.9 Nonspecific
The ICD code I88 is used to code Lymphadenopathy
Lymphadenopathy or lymphadenitis refers to lymph nodes which are abnormal in size, number or consistency and is often used as a synonym for swollen or enlarged lymph nodes. Common causes of lymphadenopathy are infection, autoimmune disease, or malignancy.
|MeSH Codes:||D008206, D008206, D008206, D008206, D008206|
|ICD 9 Codes:||289.1, 289.2, 289.3, 683, 785.6|
Neck lymphadenopathy associated with infectious mononucleosis
Coding Notes for I88 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."
- Acute lymphadenitis, except mesenteric - instead, use code L04.-
- Enlarged lymph nodes NOS - instead, use code R59.-
- Human immunodeficiency virus [HIV] disease resulting in generalized lymphadenopathy - instead, use Section B20
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I88 - Nonspecific lymphadenitis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code I88. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic)
Adenitis (see: Lymphadenitis) +