Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 276.6
Fluid overload disorder
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 276.6 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • Abnormal increase in the volume of circulating fluid (plasma) in the body.
  • Fluid retention, overload, or edema
  • Fluid retention, overload, or edema.
  • Increased isotonic fluid retention
276.6 Excludes
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