ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 15, 2018
  ICD-10 Code for Dependence on renal dialysis Z99.2

Z99.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

Z99.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 21 Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00-Z99)
Section Z77-Z99 Persons with potential health hazards related to family and personal history and certain conditions influencing health status (Z77-Z99)
Category Z99 Dependence on enabling machines and devices, not elsewhere classified

• 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.
Inclusion Term
  • Hemodialysis status
  • Peritoneal dialysis status
  • Presence of arteriovenous shunt for dialysis
  • Renal dialysis status NOS
  • encounter for fitting and adjustment of dialysis catheter (Z49.0-)
  • noncompliance with renal dialysis (Z91.15)

Related Terms to “Dependence on renal dialysis”

  • Dependence(on) (syndrome) - F19.20
    • on
      • renal dialysis(hemodialysis) (peritoneal) - Z99.2
  • Dialysis(intermittent) (treatment)
    • renal, status(hemodialysis) (peritoneal) - Z99.2
  • Fistula(cutaneous) - L98.8
  • Presence(of)
    • arterial-venous shunt(dialysis) - Z99.2
  • Shunt
    • arterial-venous(dialysis) - Z99.2
  • Status(post)See also Presence (of)
    • dialysis(hemodialysis) (peritoneal) - Z99.2
    • renal dialysis(hemodialysis) (peritoneal) - Z99.2
    • shunt
      • arteriovenous(for dialysis) - Z99.2
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to Z99.2 Dependence on renal dialysis

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.