Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 285.8
Other specified anemias
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Anemia NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 285.8 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 285.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Anemia due to disturbance of proliferation AND/OR differentiation of hematopoietic stem cells
  • Anemia due to physical agent
  • Anemia of adrenal dysfunction
  • Anemia of chronic renal failure
  • Anemia of diabetes
  • Anemia of endocrine disorder
  • Anemia of gonadal dysfunction
  • Anemia of parathyroid dysfunction
  • Anemia of pituitary deficiency
  • Anemia related to disturbed DNA synthesis
  • Anemia, congenital dyserythropoietic
  • Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia
  • Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia, type I
  • Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia, type II
  • Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia, type III
  • Congenital nonspherocytic hemolytic anemia due to inborn error of metabolism
  • Congenital transferrin deficiency
  • Dilutional anemia
  • Leukoerythroblastotic reaction
  • Megaloblastoid erythropoiesis
  • Mycoplasmal anemia
  • Myelophthisic anemia
  • Normocytic anemia
  • Normocytic anemia due to aplasia
  • von Jaksch's anemia
  • Xerocytosis
Clinical Information
  • Due to failure of bone marrow stem cells to differentiate properly, usually due to hereditary or virus-induced mutation.
Applies To
  • Anemia:
    • dyserythropoietic (congenital)
    • dyshematopoietic (congenital)
    • von Jaksch's
  • Infantile pseudoleukemia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 285.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D64.4 Congenital dyserythropoietic anemia
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM D64.89 Other specified anemias
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 285.8:
  • Anemia 285.9
    • dyserythropoietic (congenital) (types I, II, III) 285.8
    • dyshemopoietic (congenital) 285.8
    • HEMPAS 285.8
    • hereditary erythroblast multinuclearity-positive acidified serum test 285.8
    • Jaksch's (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
    • myelopathic 285.8
    • portal 285.8
    • pseudoleukemica infantum 285.8
    • specified type NEC 285.8
    • splenic 285.8
      • familial (Gaucher's) 272.7
    • splenomegalic 285.8
    • target cell (oval) 285.8
      • with thalassemia - see Thalassemia
    • von Jaksch's (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
  • Bruhl's disease (splenic anemia with fever) 285.8
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Bruhl's (splenic anemia with fever) 285.8
    • Jaksch (-Luzet) (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
    • von Jaksch's (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
  • Jaksch (-Luzet) disease or syndrome (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
  • Pseudoleukemia 288.8
    • infantile 285.8
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Jaksch's (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
    • Jaksch-Hayem (-Luzet) (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
  • Target-oval cell anemia 285.8
    • with thalassemia - see Thalassemia
  • von Jaksch's anemia or disease (pseudoleukemia infantum) 285.8
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