Unspecified kidney failure N19

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Unspecified kidney failure" is "N19". N19 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • N19 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 N19 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N19 - other international versions of ICD-10 N19 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Uremia NOS
Type 1 Excludes:
  • acute kidney failure (N17.-)
  • chronic kidney disease (N18.-)
  • chronic uremia (N18.9)
  • extrarenal uremia (R39.2)
  • prerenal uremia (R39.2)
  • renal insufficiency (acute) (N28.9)
  • uremia of newborn (P96.0)

Codes: = Billable

  • N19 Unspecified kidney failure

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