ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Portal hypertension K76.6

K76.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K76.6 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K70-K77 Diseases of liver (K70-K77)
Category K76 Other diseases of liver

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Use Additional Code
  • code for any associated complications, such as:
  • portal hypertensive gastropathy (K31.89)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Portal hypertension”

  • Banti's disease or syndrome(with cirrhosis) (with portal hypertension) - K76.6
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • hepatolienal(portal hypertension) - K76.6
    • hepatosplenic(portal hypertension) - K76.6
  • Hypertension, hypertensive(accelerated) (benign) (essential) (idiopathic) (malignant) (systemic) - I10
    • portal(due to chronic liver disease) (idiopathic) - K76.6
  • Increase, increased
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.