Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 573.5
Hepatopulmonary syndrome
  • ICD-9-CM 573.5 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 573.5 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 573.5.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 573.5: 2013 2014.
Code First
  • Code first underlying liver disease, such as:
    • alcoholic cirrhosis of liver (571.2)
    • cirrhosis of liver without mention of alcohol (571.5)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 573.5 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM K76.81 Hepatopulmonary syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 573.5:
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • hepatopulmonary 573.5
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