Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 571.41
Chronic persistent hepatitis
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 571.41 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 571.41 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 571.41 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM K73.0 Chronic persistent hepatitis, not elsewhere classified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Toxic liver disease w chronic persistent hepatitis
  • Toxic liver disease with chronic persistent hepatitis
Clinical Information
  • A mild form of chronic hepatitis causing limited damage to the liver
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 571.41:
  • Hepatitis 573.3
    • chronic 571.40
      • active 571.49
        • viral - see Hepatitis, viral
      • aggressive 571.49
      • persistent 571.41
      • viral - see Hepatitis, viral
    • persistent, chronic 571.41
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