Acute kidney failure, unspecified N17.9

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Acute kidney failure, unspecified" is "N17.9". N17.9 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • N17.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM N17.9 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N17.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 N17.9 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Acute kidney injury (nontraumatic)
Type 2 Excludes:
  • traumatic kidney injury (S37.0-)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.