Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 572.4
Hepatorenal syndrome
  • ICD-9-CM 572.4 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 572.4 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 572.4.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 572.4: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cholemic nephrosis
  • Nephrosis, cholemic
572.4 Excludes
  • that following delivery (674.8)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 572.4 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K76.7 Hepatorenal syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 572.4:
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • hepatorenal 572.4
  • Failure, failed
    • hepatorenal 572.4
  • Heyd's syndrome (hepatorenal) 572.4
  • Nephrosis, nephrotic (Epstein's) (syndrome) 581.9
    • cholemic 572.4
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • hepatorenal 572.4
    • hepatourologic 572.4
    • Heyd's (hepatorenal) 572.4
    • liver-kidney 572.4
    • urohepatic 572.4
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