2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 255.13
- transmitted as an autosomal recessive trait; characterized by hypertrophy and hyperplasia of the juxtaglomerular cells, and increased concentrations of renin, angiotensin II, and aldosterone in the absence of edema and hypertension.
- Hypertrophy and hyperplasia of the juxtaglomerular apparatus with secondary hyperaldosteronism with normal blood pressure and hyperkalemic alkalosis in the absence of edema. Most patients show growth and mental retardation. Nephrocalcinosis and hypercalcinuria occur in some cases. Diuretic abuse may produce a syndrome with similar characteristics (pseudo-Bartter or factitious Bartter syndrome).
- ICD-9-CM 255.13 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
255.13 Alternative Terminology
Convert 255.13 to ICD-10-CM
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 255.13: