Valid for Submission
R31.21 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of asymptomatic microscopic hematuria. The code R31.21 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.
The ICD-10-CM code R31.21 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like asymptomatic microscopic hematuria or microscopic hematuria.
According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.
Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries
The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code R31.21:
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
Index to Diseases and Injuries
The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code R31.21 are found in the index:
- - AMH (asymptomatic microscopic hematuria) - R31.21
The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:
- Asymptomatic microscopic hematuria
- Microscopic hematuria
Diagnostic Related Groups - MS-DRG Mapping
R3121 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):
Convert R31.21 to ICD-9 Code
The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code R31.21 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.