Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code V13.03
Personal history, nephrotic syndrome
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM V13.03 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, V13.03 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: V13.03 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Z87.441 Personal history of nephrotic syndrome
Approximate Synonyms
  • History of nephrotic syndrome
  • History of nephrotic syndrome (type of kidney disease)
  • Hx of nephrotic syndrome
Clinical Information
  • Diseases involving defective kidney glomeruli, characterized by massive proteinuria and lipiduria with varying degrees of edema, hypoalbuminemia, and hyperlipidemia
  • Nephrotic syndrome: twenty-four hour urine protein > three grams. May be associated with hypoalbuminemia and hypercholesterolemia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to V13.03:
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