ICD-10-CM Code I88.9
Nonspecific lymphadenitis, unspecified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
I88.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of nonspecific lymphadenitis, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
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 I88.9 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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- Lymphadenitis NOS
- DRG Group #814-816 - Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #814-816 - Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders with CC.
- DRG Group #814-816 - Reticuloendothelial and immunity disorders without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'I88.9 - Nonspecific lymphadenitis, unspecified'
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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 I88.9 and a single ICD9 code, 289.3 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.