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    Medical Coding Books
    I'm looking for the ICD9 for "Shock Liver".
    Karen, CPC
    Physician Chart Auditor

  2. #2
    Northeast Kansas AAPC
    how about 573.8??

  3. #3
    Thanks so much!
    Karen, CPC
    Physician Chart Auditor

  4. #4
    There is a coding clinic on this page 22 april 2000 which says to use 570 for shock liver.
    Hope that helps.

  5. #5
    North Carolina
    Shock liver/CHF

    A patient with end-stage cardiomyopathy was admitted with decompensated CHF. The patient had a sudden episode of hypotension, increased BUN/creatine, metabolic acidosis, increased liver enzymes, and renal and heart failure. A diagnosis of “liver shock” was made. The principal diagnosis is CHF (428.0) with secondary diagnoses of shock liver (570), acute renal failure (584.9) and end-stage cardiomyopathy (425.4). (See Coding Clinic, first quarter 2000, page 22.)

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