Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 276.7
Hyperpotassemia
  • ICD-9-CM 276.7 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 276.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 276.7.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 276.7: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • ACE inhibitor induced hyperkalemia
  • Drug induced hyperkalemia
  • Drug-induced hyperkalemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperkalemia (high potassium level)
  • Hyperkalemia due to ACE inhibitor (disorder)
  • Hyperkalemia due to angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor
  • Hyperkalemia, ACE inhibitor induced
  • Hyperkalemia, drug induced
  • Potassium intoxication
Applies To
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Potassium [K]:
    • excess
    • intoxication
    • overload
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 276.7 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM E87.5 Hyperkalemia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 276.7:
  • Excess, excessive, excessively
    • potassium (K) 276.7
  • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
    • potassium
      • deficiency 276.8
      • excess 276.7
  • Hyperkalemia 276.7
  • Hyperpotassemia 276.7
  • Intoxication
    • potassium (K) 276.7
  • Overload
    • potassium (K) 276.7
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • hyperkalemic 276.7
    • potassium intoxication 276.7
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