Extracorporeal albumin dialysis for acute liver failure

NICE interventional procedures guidance [IPG316] Published date:

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The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) has issued updated full guidance to the NHS in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland on extracorporeal albumin dialysis for acute liver failure replacing IPG45.

  • Description

    X43.1 Extracorporeal albumin haemodialysis

    In addition the ICD-10 code K70.4 Alcoholic hepatic failure, K71.1 Toxic liver disease with hepatic necrosis (includes hepatic failure(acute)(chronic) due to drugs) or K72.0 Acute and subacute hepatic failure would be recorded.

    The NHS Classifications Service of the Health and Social Care Information Centre is the central definitive source for clinical coding guidance and determines the coding standards associated with the classifications (OPCS-4 and ICD-10) to be used across the NHS.  The NHS Classifications Service and NICE work collaboratively to ensure the most appropriate classification codes are provided.  http://systems.hscic.gov.uk/data/clinicalcoding

  • OPCS4.6 Code(s)

    X43.1 Extracorporeal albumin haemodialysis

     

    In addition the ICD-10 code K70.4 Alcoholic hepatic failure, K71.1 Toxiic liver disease with hepatic necrosis (includes hepatic failure(acute)(chronic) due to drugs) or  K72.0 Acute and subacute hepatic failure would be recorded.

     

    The NHS Classifications Service of NHS Connecting for Health is the central definitive source for clinical coding guidance and determines the coding standards associated with the classifications (OPCS-4 and ICD-10) to be used across the NHS.   The NHS Classifications Service and NICE work collaboratively to ensure the most appropriate classification codes are provided.  www.connectingforhealth.co.uk/clinicalcoding

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