ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 16, 2017

See: Acute pancreatitis

K85 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
Acute pancreatitis
Includes
  • acute (recurrent) pancreatitis
  • subacute pancreatitis

More specific codes for Acute pancreatitis

  • K85.0 - Idiopathic acute pancreatitis
    • K85.00 - Idiopathic acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection
    • K85.01 - Idiopathic acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
    • K85.02 - Idiopathic acute pancreatitis with infected necrosis
  • K85.1 - Biliary acute pancreatitis
    • K85.10 - Biliary acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection
    • K85.11 - Biliary acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
    • K85.12 - Biliary acute pancreatitis with infected necrosis
  • K85.2 - Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis
    • K85.20 - Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection
    • K85.21 - Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
    • K85.22 - Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis with infected necrosis
  • K85.3 - Drug induced acute pancreatitis
    • K85.30 - Drug induced acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection
    • K85.31 - Drug induced acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
    • K85.32 - Drug induced acute pancreatitis with infected necrosis
  • K85.8 - Other acute pancreatitis
    • K85.80 - Other acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection
    • K85.81 - Other acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
    • K85.82 - Other acute pancreatitis with infected necrosis
  • K85.9 - Acute pancreatitis, unspecified
    • K85.90 - Acute pancreatitis without necrosis or infection, unspecified
    • K85.91 - Acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis, unspecified
    • K85.92 - Acute pancreatitis with infected necrosis, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to K85
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.