ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R88.0

Cloudy (hemodialysis) (peritoneal) dialysis effluent

Diagnosis Code R88.0

ICD-10: R88.0
Short Description: Cloudy (hemodialysis) (peritoneal) dialysis effluent
Long Description: Cloudy (hemodialysis) (peritoneal) dialysis effluent
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R88.0

Valid for Submission
The code R88.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on examination of other body fluids, substances and tissues, without diagnosis (R83-R89)
      • Abnormal findings in other body fluids and substances (R88)

Information for Medical Professionals

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.
Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code R88.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 947 - SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS WITH MCC
  • 948 - SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS WITHOUT MCC

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  • 792.5 - Cloudy dialysis effluent

Synonyms
  • Cloudy peritoneal dialysis effluent

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