Diagnosis Code

R79.89 OTHER SPECIFIED ABNORMAL FINDINGS OF BLOOD CHEMISTRY


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: R79.89

Short Description: Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry

Long Description: Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry

The code R79.89 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on examination of blood, without diagnosis (R70-R79)
      • Other abnormal findings of blood chemistry (R79)
        • R79.89 Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Abnormal blood cell count
  • Abnormal finding on screening procedure
  • Abnormal testosterone
  • Abnormally increased cellular element of blood
  • Acetonemia
  • Acidified serum test positive
  • Azotemia
  • Azotemia due to intrarenal disease
  • Basophil count abnormal
  • Bicarbonate level - finding
  • Blood compatibility - finding
  • Blood incompatible
  • Blood urate abnormal
  • Blood urate borderline high
  • Blood urate borderline low
  • Blood urate raised
  • Blood urea abnormal
  • Creatinine level - finding
  • Decreased cerebroside
  • Decreased cholesterol esters
  • Decreased estradiol level
  • Decreased folic acid
  • Decreased folic acid
  • Decreased ganglioside
  • Decreased lipid
  • Decreased phospholipid
  • Decreased sphingomyelin
  • Decreased testosterone level
  • Decreased thyroid hormone level
  • Decreased triiodothyronine level
  • Decreased vitamin B12 level
  • Deep yellow color of blood specimen
  • Differential white count abnormal
  • Down's screening blood test abnormal
  • Elevated fasting lipid profile
  • Elevated serum chromium
  • Elevated serum human chorionic gonadotropin level, beta subunit
  • Fat globules in blood specimen
  • Ferritin level low
  • Finding of color of blood
  • Finding of color of blood
  • Finding of serum tumor marker level
  • Finding of serum tumor marker level
  • Finding of serum tumor marker level
  • Finding of serum tumor marker level
  • FSH level abnormal
  • Full blood count borderline
  • Gonadotrophin levels raised
  • Hemoglobin borderline high
  • Homocysteine level elevated
  • Hypotestosteronism
  • Increased bilirubin level
  • Increased cerebroside
  • Increased estradiol level
  • Increased follicle-stimulating hormone and estradiol level
  • Increased ganglioside
  • Increased human chorionic gonadotropin level
  • Increased lipoprotein
  • Increased phospholipid
  • Increased pituitary follicle stimulating hormone level
  • Increased sphingomyelin
  • Increased thyroid hormone level
  • Increased triiodothyronine level
  • Ketonemia
  • Kleihauer test abnormal
  • L.E. cells present
  • Low serum estradiol levels
  • Low serum ferritin
  • Lymphocyte count abnormal
  • Megakaryocyte finding
  • Megakaryocytic maturation arrest
  • Methemalbuminemia
  • Monoclonal heavy chain present
  • Myelocytes in blood
  • Myelocytes present
  • Neutrophil count abnormal
  • O/E: blood looks deep yellow
  • O/E: blood looks pale
  • O/E: fat globules in blood
  • O/E: inspection of blood
  • O/E: inspection of blood
  • O/E: inspection of blood
  • Pale color of blood specimen
  • Platelet count abnormal
  • Platelet count above reference range
  • Platelet count below reference range
  • Platelet count below reference range at birth
  • Postrenal azotemia
  • Prerenal azotemia
  • Raised TSH level
  • Sensitized cell
  • Serum 17-B-estriol level abnormal
  • Serum 5-nucleotidase level low
  • Serum amino acids abnormal
  • Serum androstenedione abnormal
  • Serum bicarbonate level abnormal
  • Serum bilirubin borderline high
  • Serum bilirubin borderline low
  • Serum bilirubin level - finding
  • Serum bilirubin level - finding
  • Serum bilirubin level - finding
  • Serum bilirubin raised
  • Serum cholesterol abnormal
  • Serum cholesterol borderline low
  • Serum creatinine abnormal
  • Serum creatinine level - finding
  • Serum creatinine low
  • Serum creatinine raised
  • Serum folate borderline high
  • Serum folate borderline low
  • Serum folate low
  • Serum lipids borderline raised
  • Serum lipids high
  • Serum phenylalanine raised
  • Serum progesterone level abnormal
  • Serum proteins borderline low
  • Serum sodium level abnormal
  • Serum T3 level high
  • Serum T3 level low
  • Serum T4 level abnormal
  • Serum testosterone level abnormal
  • Serum total protein abnormal
  • Serum triglyceride levels - finding
  • Serum triglyceride levels - finding
  • Serum triglycerides borderline high
  • Serum triglycerides borderline low
  • Serum triglycerides raised
  • Serum TSH level abnormal
  • Serum tumor marker stage S0
  • Serum tumor marker stage S1
  • Serum tumor marker stage S2
  • Serum tumor marker stage S3
  • Serum vitamin B12 borderline high
  • Serum vitamin B12 borderline low
  • Serum vitamin B12 level - finding
  • Serum vitamin B12 level - finding
  • Serum vitamin B12 level - finding
  • Serum vitamin B12 low
  • Sodium level - finding
  • Triglyceride level - finding
  • Triglyceride level - finding
  • Triglyceride level - finding
  • Urea level - finding
  • Urobilinogenemia
  • Vitamin B12 level - finding
  • Vitamin B12 level - finding
  • Vitamin B12 level - finding
  • White blood cell count abnormal
  • Whole blood folate borderline high
  • Whole blood folate borderline low
  • Whole blood folate level - finding
  • Whole blood folate level - finding
  • Whole blood folate level - finding
  • Whole blood folate low

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code R79.89 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Signs And Symptoms With Mcc (947)
  • Signs And Symptoms Without Mcc (948)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
R79.89 Right Arrow 790.6 Abn blood chemistry NEC
790.99 Oth nspcf finding blood

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
R79 Other abnormal findings of blood chemistry
R79.0 Abnormal level of blood mineral
R79.1 Abnormal coagulation profile
R79.8 Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry
R79.81 Abnormal blood-gas level
R79.82 Elevated C-reactive protein (CRP)
R79.9 Abnormal finding of blood chemistry, unspecified


This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020