ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 20, 2017

See: Other diseases of anus and rectum

K62 is NOT a complete or valid ICD 10 diagnosis code.

You should code each health care encounter to the level of certainty known for that encounter. When sufficient clinical information is not known or available to assign a more specific code, it is acceptable to report the appropriate unspecified code.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Other diseases of anus and rectum
Includes
  • anal canal
Excludes2
  • colostomy and enterostomy malfunction (K94.0-, K94.1-)
  • fecal incontinence (R15.-)
  • hemorrhoids (K64.-)

More specific codes for Other diseases of anus and rectum

  • K62.0 - Anal polyp
  • K62.1 - Rectal polyp
  • K62.2 - Anal prolapse
  • K62.3 - Rectal prolapse
  • K62.4 - Stenosis of anus and rectum
  • K62.5 - Hemorrhage of anus and rectum
  • K62.6 - Ulcer of anus and rectum
  • K62.7 - Radiation proctitis
  • K62.8 - Other specified diseases of anus and rectum
    • K62.81 - Anal sphincter tear (healed) (nontraumatic) (old)
    • K62.82 - Dysplasia of anus
    • K62.89 - Other specified diseases of anus and rectum
  • K62.9 - Disease of anus and rectum, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to K62
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

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.