Ascites (abdominal)

"Ascites (abdominal)" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "ascites (abdominal)"

  • Ascites (abdominal) - R18.8 Other ascites
    • cardiac - See Also: Failure, heart, right; - I50.810 Right heart failure, unspecified
    • chylous (nonfilarial) - I89.8 Other specified noninfective disorders of lymphatic vessels and lymph nodes
      • filarial - See: Infestation, filarial;
    • due to
      • cirrhosis, alcoholic - K70.31 Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver with ascites
      • hepatitis
        • alcoholic - K70.11 Alcoholic hepatitis with ascites
        • chronic active - K71.51 Toxic liver disease with chronic active hepatitis with ascites
      • S. japonicum - B65.2 Schistosomiasis due to Schistosoma japonicum
    • heart - See Also: Failure, heart, right; - I50.810 Right heart failure, unspecified
    • malignant - R18.0 Malignant ascites
    • pseudochylous - R18.8 Other ascites
    • syphilitic - A52.74 Syphilis of liver and other viscera
    • tuberculous - A18.31 Tuberculous peritonitis

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Heart: The hollow, muscular organ that maintains the circulation of the blood.