Version 2024

2024 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D72.11

Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES]

ICD-10-CM Code:
ICD-10 Code for:
Hypereosinophilic syndrome [HES]
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Code Classification

  • Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs and certain disorders involving the immune mechanism
    • Other disorders of blood and blood-forming organs
      • Other disorders of white blood cells

D72.11 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis 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 2024 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 Applicable to 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-CM codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for hypereosinophilic syndrome [hes]:

  • 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 - BILLABLE CODE

Clinical Information

  • Hypereosinophilic Syndrome

    a heterogeneous group of disorders with the common feature of prolonged eosinophilia of unknown cause and associated organ system dysfunction, including the heart, central nervous system, kidneys, lungs, gastrointestinal tract, and skin. there is a massive increase in the number of eosinophils in the blood, mimicking leukemia, and extensive eosinophilic infiltration of the various organs.
  • Eosinophils

    granular leukocytes with a nucleus that usually has two lobes connected by a slender thread of chromatin, and cytoplasm containing coarse, round granules that are uniform in size and stainable by eosin.

Code History

  • FY 2024 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2023 through 9/30/2024
  • FY 2023 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2022 through 9/30/2023
  • FY 2022 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2021 through 9/30/2022
  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021