ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017

See: Disorders of retroperitoneum

  ICD-10 Code for Other disorders of retroperitoneum K68.9

K68.9 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K68.9 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K65-K68 Diseases of peritoneum and retroperitoneum (K65-K68)
Category K68 Disorders of retroperitoneum

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Related Terms to “Other disorders of retroperitoneum”

  • Cellulitis(diffuse) (phlegmonous) (septic) (suppurative) - L03.90
    • retroperitoneal - K68.9
  • Cyst(colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • retroperitoneal - K68.9
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
    • retroperitoneal - K68.9
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • retroperitoneal NEC - K68.9
  • Retroperitonitis - K68.9
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.