ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K76.9

Liver disease, unspecified

Diagnosis Code K76.9

ICD-10: K76.9
Short Description: Liver disease, unspecified
Long Description: Liver disease, unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K76.9

Valid for Submission
The code K76.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Diseases of liver (K70-K77)
      • Other diseases of liver (K76)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code K76.9 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 441 - DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGNANCY, CIRRHOSIS OR ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS WITH MCC
  • 442 - DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGNANCY, CIRRHOSIS OR ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS WITH CC
  • 443 - DISORDERS OF LIVER EXCEPT MALIGNANCY, CIRRHOSIS OR ALCOHOLIC HEPATITIS WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Abscess of liver
  • Childhood myocerebrohepatopathy spectrum
  • Child-Pugh score class A
  • Child-Pugh score class B
  • Child-Pugh score class C
  • Chronic glomerulonephritis associated with another disorder
  • Chronic liver disease
  • Chronic nonalcoholic liver disease
  • Cirrhosis and chronic liver disease
  • Congenital omphalocele
  • Disorder of liver
  • Folate deficiency anemia due to liver disorders
  • Hepatomphalocele
  • Immunoglobulin A nephropathy
  • Immunoglobulin A nephropathy associated with liver disease
  • Lesion of liver
  • Liver abscess and sequelae of chronic liver disease
  • Liver damage
  • Liver disease due to cystic fibrosis
  • Liver disorder due to infection
  • Liver disorder in mother complicating childbirth
  • Liver disorder in pregnancy
  • Liver disorder in pregnancy - delivered
  • Liver disorder in pregnancy - not delivered
  • Liver problem
  • Metabolic and genetic disorder affecting the liver
  • Nodule of liver
  • Pleural effusion associated with hepatic disorder
  • Sequela of chronic liver disease
  • Space occupying lesion of liver
  • Spider telangiectasis in association with liver disease
  • Spider telangiectasis, secondary

Information for Patients


Liver Diseases

Also called: Hepatic disease

Your liver is the largest organ inside your body. It helps your body digest food, store energy, and remove poisons.

There are many kinds of liver diseases. Viruses cause some of them, like hepatitis A, hepatitis B, and hepatitis C. Others can be the result of drugs, poisons or drinking too much alcohol. If the liver forms scar tissue because of an illness, it's called cirrhosis. Jaundice, or yellowing of the skin, can be one sign of liver disease.

Cancer can affect the liver. You could also inherit a liver disease such as hemochromatosis.

Tests such as imaging tests and liver function tests can check for liver damage and help to diagnose liver diseases.

  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • ALP isoenzyme test
  • Ascites
  • Diet - liver disease
  • Fatty liver -- nonalcoholic
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Hepatomegaly
  • Liver disease
  • Liver scan


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