ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 573.8

Liver disorders NEC

Diagnosis Code 573.8

ICD-9: 573.8
Short Description: Liver disorders NEC
Long Description: Other specified disorders of liver
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 573.8

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (520–579)
    • Other diseases of digestive system (570-579)
      • 573 Other disorders of liver

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Abnormal bile secretion
  • Acquired arteriovenous fistula of liver
  • Alpha-1-antitrypsin hepatitis
  • Antichymotrypsin deficiency-alpha-1
  • Blastomycosis liver
  • Cholestatic hepatitis
  • Compensatory lobar hyperplasia of liver
  • Decreased liver function
  • Drug-induced cholestatic hepatitis
  • Drug-induced disorder of liver
  • Hemorrhage of liver
  • Hepatic congestion
  • Hepatocellular dysplasia
  • Hepatocellular jaundice
  • Hepatocellular liver damage
  • Hepatoptosis
  • Histoplasmosis liver
  • Impaired bile formation
  • Lesion of liver
  • Liver cyst
  • Liver hematoma
  • Liver mass
  • Liver pain
  • Liver regeneration
  • Lobular dissecting hepatitis
  • Mesenteric-portal fistula
  • Metabolic and genetic disorder affecting the liver
  • Mottling of liver
  • Neonatal hepatocellular damage
  • Nodular hyperplasia of liver
  • Portal triaditis
  • Red blood cell sequestration in liver
  • Space occupying lesion of liver
  • Spontaneous subcapsular liver hematoma
  • Subcapsular hemorrhage of liver
  • Subcapsular liver hematoma
  • Torsion of liver lobe
  • Toxic liver disease with cholestasis
  • Toxic liver disease with chronic active hepatitis
  • Toxic liver disease with chronic persistent hepatitis
  • Toxic liver disease with fibrosis and cirrhosis of liver
  • Toxic liver disease with hepatic necrosis
  • Vascular disorder of liver

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients

Liver Diseases

Also called: Hepatic disease

Your liver is the largest organ inside your body. It helps your body digest food, store energy, and remove poisons.

There are many kinds of liver diseases. Viruses cause some of them, like hepatitis A, hepatitis B and hepatitis C. Others can be the result of drugs, poisons or drinking too much alcohol. If the liver forms scar tissue because of an illness, it's called cirrhosis. Jaundice, or yellowing of the skin, can be one sign of liver disease.

Cancer can affect the liver. You could also inherit a liver disease such as hemochromatosis.

  • 5'-nucleotidase
  • Abdominal tap
  • Albumin - serum
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • ALP - blood test
  • ALP isoenzyme test
  • ALT
  • Amebic liver abscess
  • Ascites
  • AST
  • Bilirubin - urine
  • Diet - liver disease
  • Fatty liver -- nonalcoholic
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Hepatic hemangioma
  • Hepatic ischemia
  • Hepatocerebral degeneration
  • Hepatomegaly
  • Liver disease
  • Liver scan
  • Portacaval shunting
  • Pyogenic liver abscess
  • Total protein
  • Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS)

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