ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 24, 2017

See: Acute and subacute hepatic failure

  ICD-10 Code for Acute & subacute hepatic failure without coma K72.00

K72.00 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K72.00 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 K72 Hepatic failure, not elsewhere classified

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Related Terms to “Acute and subacute hepatic failure without coma”

  • Atrophy, atrophic(of)
  • Degeneration, degenerative
  • Failure, failed
  • Shock - R57.9
    • liver - K72.00
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