D68.02 - Von Willebrand disease, type 2

Version 2023
ICD-10:D68.02
Short Description:Von Willebrand disease, type 2
Long Description:Von Willebrand disease, type 2
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism (D50–D89)
    • Coagulation defects, purpura and other hemorrhagic conditions (D65-D69)
      • Other coagulation defects (D68)

D68.02 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of von willebrand disease, type 2. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Specific Coding for Von Willebrand disease, type 2

Non-specific codes like D68.02 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for von willebrand disease, type 2:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D68.020 for Von Willebrand disease, type 2A
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D68.021 for Von Willebrand disease, type 2B
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D68.022 for Von Willebrand disease, type 2M
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D68.023 for Von Willebrand disease, type 2N
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D68.029 for Von Willebrand disease, type 2, unspecified

New 2023 ICD-10 Code

D68.02 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2023, effective October 1, 2022. The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2022. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2023 (October 1, 2022 - September 30, 2023).

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