Other hereditary hemolytic anemias (D58)

Clinical Information for Other hereditary hemolytic anemias (D58)

Hemoglobinopathies - A group of inherited disorders characterized by structural alterations within the hemoglobin molecule.

Hemoglobin C Disease - A disease characterized by compensated hemolysis with a normal hemoglobin level or a mild to moderate anemia. There may be intermittent abdominal discomfort, splenomegaly, and slight jaundice.

Instructional Notations

Type 1 Excludes Type 1 Excludes
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means "NOT CODED HERE!" An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.

  • hemolytic anemia of the newborn P55