ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017

See: Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver

  ICD-10 Code for Alcoholic cirrhosis of liver with ascites K70.31

K70.31 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K70.31 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 K70 Alcoholic liver disease

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