Elevated Creatinine ICD 9 Code

Billable Medical Code for Nonspecific Abnormal Results of Function Study of Kidney

Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM 794.4

Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM 794.4.

The Short Description Is: Abn kidney funct study.

This applies to abnormal renal function test.

Elevated Creatinine Definition and Symptoms

Elevated creatinine levels are a large indicator of kidney problems. Creatinine is a serum of urine and creatinine and is used as an indicator of kidney functions. Symptoms include dehydrations, fatigue, swelling, confusion, vomiting, shortness of breath, and dry skin.