Diagnosis Code D81.6
Information for Medical Professionals
The diagnosis code D81.6 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)
- 808 - MAJOR HEMATOLOGICAL AND IMMUNOLOGICAL DIAGNOSES EXCEPT SICKLE CELL CRISIS AND COAGULATION DISORDERS WITH
- 809 - MAJOR HEMATOLOGICAL AND IMMUNOLOGICAL DIAGNOSES EXCEPT SICKLE CELL CRISIS AND COAGULATION DISORDERS WITH
- 810 - MAJOR HEMATOLOGICAL AND IMMUNOLOGICAL DIAGNOSES EXCEPT SICKLE CELL CRISIS AND COAGULATION DISORDERS WITH
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- 279.2 - Combined immunity defic (approximate) Approximate Flag
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- Major histocompatibility complex class I deficiency
- Severe combined immunodeficiency due to absent class II human leukocyte antigens
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code D81.6 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:
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- Bare lymphocyte syndrome
Information for Patients
Immune System and Disorders
Your immune system is a complex network of cells, tissues, and organs that work together to defend against germs. It helps your body to recognize these "foreign" invaders. Then its job is to keep them out, or if it can't, to find and destroy them.
If your immune system cannot do its job, the results can be serious. Disorders of the immune system include
- Allergy and asthma - immune responses to substances that are usually not harmful
- Immune deficiency diseases - disorders in which the immune system is missing one or more of its parts
- Autoimmune diseases - diseases causing your immune system to attack your own body's cells and tissues by mistake
NIH: National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
- Aging changes in immunity
- Chronic granulomatous disease
- Graft-versus-host disease
- Hyperimmunoglobulin E syndrome
- Immune response
- Immunodeficiency disorders
- Selective deficiency of IgA