ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 18, 2017

See: Diverticulitis of intestine, part unspecified, with perforation and abscess

  ICD-10 Code for Diverticulitis of intestine, part unspecified, with perforation & abscess without bleeding K57.80

K57.80 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K57.80 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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Related Terms to “Diverticulitis of intestine, part unspecified, with perforation and abscess without bleeding”

  • Abscess(connective tissue) (embolic) (fistulous) (infective) (metastatic) (multiple) (pernicious) (pyogenic) (septic) - L02.91
    • with
      • diverticular disease(intestine) - K57.80
  • Diverticulitis(acute) - K57.92
  • Perforation, perforated(nontraumatic) (of)
    • diverticulum(intestine) - K57.80
  • Peritonitis(adhesive) (bacterial) (fibrinous) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (localized) (perforative) (primary) (with adhesions) (with effusion) - K65.9
    • with or following
      • diverticular disease(intestine) - K57.80
  • Rupture, ruptured
    • diverticulum(intestine) - K57.80
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