Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 583.0
Nephritis and nephropathy not specified as acute or chronic with lesion of proliferative glomerulonephritis
  • Short description: Proliferat nephritis NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 583.0 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 583.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 583.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 583.0: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Focal AND segmental proliferative glomerulonephritis
  • Focal segmental proliferative glomerulonephritis
  • Glomerulonephritis, proliferative
  • Hereditary diffuse crescentic glomerulonephritis
  • Hereditary nephropathy
  • Hereditary nephropathy w crescentic glomerulonephritis
  • Isolated proteinuria
  • Isolated proteinuria w crescentic glomerulonephritis
  • Isolated proteinuria with specified morphological lesion, diffuse concentric glomerulonephritis
  • Proliferative glomerulonephritis
  • Rapidly progressive nephritic syndrome
  • Rapidly progressive nephritic syndrome w crescentic glomerulonephritis
  • Rapidly progressive nephritic syndrome, diffuse crescentic glomerulonephritis
Applies To
  • Proliferative:
    • glomerulonephritis (diffuse) NOS
    • nephritis NOS
    • nephropathy NOS
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 583.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N05.9 Unspecified nephritic syndrome with unspecified morphologic changes
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 583.0:
  • Glomerulonephritis (see also Nephritis) 583.9
    • proliferative (diffuse) 583.0
  • Nephritis, nephritic (albuminuric) (azotemic) (congenital) (degenerative) (diffuse) (disseminated) (epithelial) (familial) (focal) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (nonsuppurative, excretory) (uremic) 583.9
  • Nephropathy (see also Nephritis) 583.9
    • proliferative (see also Nephritis, proliferative) 583.0
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