Specific code 2008 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 584.9
Acute renal failure unspecified
  • Short description: ACUTE RENAL FAILURE NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 584.9 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 584.9 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2008 version of ICD-9-CM 584.9.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Acute ischemic renal failure
  • Acute nontraumatic kidney injury
  • Acute on chronic renal failure
  • Acute renal failure
  • Acute renal failure due to ace inhibitor
  • Acute renal failure due to angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor (disorder)
  • Acute renal failure due to contrast agent
  • Acute renal failure due to ischemia
  • Acute renal failure due to obstruction
  • Acute renal failure from obstruction
  • Acute renal failure on dialysis
  • Acute renal failure syndrome
  • Acute with chronic renal failure
  • Acute-on-chronic renal failure
  • Injury kidney, nontraumatic, acute
  • Nontraumatic acute kidney injury
  • Renal failure (ARF), acute on chronic
  • Renal failure (ARF), acute, ACE I-induced
  • Renal failure (ARF), acute, ischemic
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 584.9 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N17.9 Acute kidney failure, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 584.9:
  • Failure, failed
    • renal 586
      • with
        • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with renal failure
        • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.3
        • edema (see also Nephrosis) 581.9
        • hypertension (see also Hypertension, kidney) 403.91
        • hypertensive heart disease (conditions classifiable to 402) 404.92
        • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.3
        • tubular necrosis (acute) 584.5
      • acute 584.9
        • with lesion of
          • necrosis
          • specified pathology NEC 584.8
      • chronic 585.9
        • hypertensive or with hypertension (see also Hypertension, kidney) 403.91
      • due to a procedure 997.5
      • following
      • hypertensive (see also Hypertension, kidney) 403.91
      • puerperal, postpartum 669.3
  • Necrosis, necrotic
    • kidney (bilateral) 583.9
      • acute 584.9
      • cortical 583.6
        • acute 584.6
          • with
            • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with renal failure
            • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.3
            • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.3
          • complicating pregnancy 646.2
            • affecting fetus or newborn 760.1
          • following labor and delivery 669.3
      • medullary (papillary) (see also Pyelitis) 590.80
        • in
          • acute renal failure 584.7
          • nephritis, nephropathy 583.7
      • papillary (see also Pyelitis) 590.80
        • in
          • acute renal failure 584.7
          • nephritis, nephropathy 583.7
      • tubular 584.5
        • with
          • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with renal failure
          • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.3
          • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.3
        • complicating
        • following labor and delivery 669.3
        • traumatic 958.5
  • Nephritis, nephritic (albuminuric) (azotemic) (congenital) (degenerative) (diffuse) (disseminated) (epithelial) (familial) (focal) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (nonsuppurative, excretory) (uremic) 583.9
    • saturnine 584.9
      • specified type of lead - see Table of Drugs and Chemicals
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