ICD-10-CM Code N27.9
Small kidney, unspecified
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
N27.9 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of small kidney, unspecified. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #698-700 - Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #698-700 - Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #698-700 - Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses without CC or MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider laterality specification
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'N27.9 - Small kidney, unspecified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code N27.9. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 589.9 was previously used, N27.9 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.