ICD-10-CM Code K90.81
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
K90.81 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of whipple's disease. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code K908 is used to code Bile acid malabsorption
bile acid malabsorption, known also as bile acid diarrhea, is a cause of several gut-related problems, the main one being chronic diarrhea. it has also been called bile acid-induced diarrhea, cholerheic or choleretic enteropathy and bile salt malabsorption. it can result from malabsorption secondary to gastrointestinal disease, or be a primary disorder, associated with excessive bile acid production. treatment with bile acid sequestrants is often effective.
|ICD 9 Code:||579.8|
- DRG Group #393-395 - Other digestive system diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #393-395 - Other digestive system diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #393-395 - Other digestive system diagnoses without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Seronegative arthritis secondary to Whipple's disease (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K90.81 - Whipple's disease'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 040.2 was previously used, K90.81 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.