ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 20, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Diverticulosis of both small & large intestine without perforation or abscess without bleeding K57.50

K57.50 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K57.50 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K55-K64 Other diseases of intestines (K55-K64)
Category K57 Diverticular disease of intestine

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Diverticular disease of both small and large intestine NOS
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Related Terms to “Diverticulosis of both small and large intestine without perforation or abscess without bleeding”

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When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.