Sickle cell disorder or manifestation, NOS
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|Dx:||Sickle cell disorder or manifestation, NOS|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||Sickle Cell Anemia|
|APACHE Como Component:||none|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
This diagnosis is a part of ICD10 collection.
- Sickle cell anemia is caused by an abnormal type of hemoglobin called hemoglobin S. Hemoglobin is a protein inside red blood cells that carries oxygen. Hemoglobin S changes the red blood cells. The red blood cells become fragile and shaped like crescents or sickles.
Alternate ICD10s to consider coding instead or in addition
- Other Anemias (Category:Anemia)
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