By Irene Fung, RN,  CCS
AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer

Do you know the codes for end stage renal disease due to monoclonal immunoglobulin deposition disease “Light Chain Deposition Disease” and hypertension?

According to Coding Clinic response to BMC query, assign the following codes:

  • D89.89 Other specified disorders involving the immune mechanism
  • I12.0 Hypertensive Chronic kidney disease with stage 5 chronic kidney disease or end stage disease
  • N18.6 End stage renal disease

Enjoy your coding!

Irene Fung, RN, CCS,  is an AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer and Manager QA/Education, Clinical Documentation Coding Integrity at Boston Medical Center with extensive HIM experience in training, coding, DRG validation and auditing at level 1 trauma hospitals. Irene’s experience also includes medical management and utilization review. She successfully designed, developed and delivered an ICD 10 interactive training program to coding and clinical documentation staff.