Billable Medical Code for Hypercalcemia
Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM 275.42
Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM 275.42.
Hypercalcemia is also known as familial hypocalciuric hypercalcemia, hypercalcemia (excess calcium in blood), and hypocalciuric hypercalcemia.
Hypercalcemia Definition and Symptoms
Hypercalcemia is a disorder where the calcium level in your blood is abnormally high. This excess calcium affects multiple parts of the body. Symptoms include excessive thirst, frequent urination, stomach upset, nausea, constipation, confusion, lethargy, and fatigue.