Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 791.2
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 791.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 791.2 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: 791.2 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R82.3 Hemoglobinuria
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by laboratory test results that indicate the presence of free hemoglobin in the urine
  • A laboratory test result which indicates free hemoglobin in the urine
  • Presence of free hemoglobin in the urine
  • The presence of free hemoglobin in the urine, indicating hemolysis of erythrocytes within the vascular system. After saturating the hemoglobin-binding proteins (haptoglobins), free hemoglobin begins to appear in the urine
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 791.2:
  • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
    • hematinuria 791.2
    • hemoglobinuria 791.2
  • Globinuria 791.2
  • Hematinuria (see also Hemoglobinuria) 791.2
  • Hemoglobinuria, hemoglobinuric 791.2
    • with anemia, hemolytic, acquired (chronic) NEC 283.2
    • cold (agglutinin) (paroxysmal) (with Raynaud's syndrome) 283.2
    • due to
      • exertion 283.2
      • hemolysis (from external causes) NEC 283.2
    • infantile 791.2
    • nocturnal (paroxysmal) 283.2
    • paroxysmal (cold) (nocturnal) 283.2
  • Methemoglobinuria (see also Hemoglobinuria) 791.2
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 791.2 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.