Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 794.8
Nonspecific abnormal results of function study of liver
  • Short description: Abn liver function study.
  • ICD-9-CM 794.8 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 794.8 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 794.8.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 794.8: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abnl finding on liver function
  • Abnl liver function study
  • Abnormal finding on liver function
  • Abnormal liver function
  • Abnormal liver function study
  • Liver function tests abnormal
Applies To
  • Abnormal liver scan
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 794.8 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R94.5 Abnormal results of liver function studies
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 794.8:
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