Past history of immunosuppressive drugs or corticosteroids
|Dx:||Past history of immunosuppressive drugs or corticosteroids|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||none assigned|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
This diagnosis is a part of ICD10 collection.
- Code this if the patient meets the criteria for any of the drugs listed herein:
|List of immunosuppressive drugs|
Do not include
- As of early 2022, this ICD10 code is also used to identify drug-induced immunosuppression as an APACHE II comorbidity
Guideline for past vs current
Use this code if the intervention happened at any time prior to now, irrespective of ongoing plans for the future. That is, if pt is in between two chemo sessions while in hospital, still code this.
If actually done during this admission, also code the relevant CCI procedure (see #Related CCI Codes).
Past medical history codes
Past medical history codes should only be captured as Comorbid Diagnoses that represent previous procedures or medical situations. Their names usually follow the pattern "Past history of X" or "X, has one". See Category:Past medical history for a list.
Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition
- any of the many dxs that would be the reason to take this
- Past history of chemotherapy for neoplastic disease
Candidate Combined ICD10 codes
Related CCI Codes