|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||Other Metabolic Encephalopathy|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
This diagnosis is a part of ICD10 collection.
- This is a specific code to be used for encephalopathy known or believed to be due to a toxin, substance or DRUG -- also code the substance, if known
- Use this code for encephalopathy that's believed due to lingering effects of sedative agents
- Liver failure, alcoholic, w/wo hepatic encephalopathy
- Liver failure due to toxin/drug NOS, w/wo hepatic encephalopathy
Altered mental status coding guideline
Coding altered mental status in ICD10 can be complex, see ICD10 Guideline for coding altered mental status for more info.
Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition
Candidate Combined ICD10 codes
Related CCI Codes
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