D72.11 - Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES]

Version 2023
Short Description:Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES]
Long Description:Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES]
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)
    • Other disorders of blood and blood-forming organs (D70-D77)
      • Other disorders of white blood cells (D72)

D72.11 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 hypereosinophilic syndrome [hes]. 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.

Clinical Information

Specific Coding for Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES]

Non-specific codes like D72.11 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 hypereosinophilic syndrome [hes]:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D72.110 for Idiopathic hypereosinophilic syndrome [IHES]
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D72.111 for Lymphocytic Variant Hypereosinophilic Syndrome [LHES]
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D72.118 for Other hypereosinophilic syndrome
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D72.119 for Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES], unspecified

Code History