ICD-10 Diagnosis Code Z49.32

Encounter for adequacy testing for peritoneal dialysis

Diagnosis Code Z49.32

ICD-10: Z49.32
Short Description: Encounter for adequacy testing for peritoneal dialysis
Long Description: Encounter for adequacy testing for peritoneal dialysis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code Z49.32

Valid for Submission
The code Z49.32 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Encounters for other specific health care (Z40-Z53)
      • Encounter for care involving renal dialysis (Z49)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
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Unacceptable principal diagnosis Additional informationCallout TooltipUnacceptable principal diagnosis
There are selected codes that describe a circumstance which influences an individual’s health status but not a current illness or injury, or codes that are not specific manifestations but may be due to an underlying cause. These codes are considered unacceptable as a principal diagnosis.


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Present on Admission (POA) Additional informationCallout TooltipPresent on Admission
The Present on Admission (POA) indicator is used for diagnosis codes included in claims involving inpatient admissions to general acute care hospitals. POA indicators must be reported to CMS on each claim to facilitate the grouping of diagnoses codes into the proper Diagnostic Related Groups (DRG). CMS publishes a listing of specific diagnosis codes that are exempt from the POA reporting requirement.

The code Z49.32 is exempt from POA reporting.

Synonyms
  • Complies with analysis of peritoneal dialysate
  • Inadequate monitoring of dose delivery of peritoneal dialysis
  • Non-compliance with analysis of peritoneal dialysate
  • Peritoneal dialysis finding

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code Z49.32 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Dialysis

Also called: Renal dialysis

When your kidneys are healthy, they clean your blood. They also make hormones that keep your bones strong and your blood healthy. When your kidneys fail, you need treatment to replace the work your kidneys used to do. Unless you have a kidney transplant, you will need a treatment called dialysis.

There are two main types of dialysis. Both types filter your blood to rid your body of harmful wastes, extra salt, and water.

  • Hemodialysis uses a machine. It is sometimes called an artificial kidney. You usually go to a special clinic for treatments several times a week.
  • Peritoneal dialysis uses the lining of your abdomen, called the peritoneal membrane, to filter your blood.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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