ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 17, 2017

See: Intestinal malabsorption

  ICD-10 Code for Blind loop syndrome, not elsewhere classified K90.2

K90.2 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K90.2 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K90-K95 Other diseases of the digestive system (K90-K95)
Category K90 Intestinal malabsorption

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Blind loop syndrome NOS
Excludes1
  • congenital blind loop syndrome (Q43.8)
  • postsurgical blind loop syndrome (K91.2)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Blind loop syndrome, not elsewhere classified”

  • BlindSee also Blindness
    • loop syndrome - K90.2
  • Lane's
    • syndrome - K90.2
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • lacteal, with steatorrhea - K90.2
  • Steatorrhea(chronic) - K90.9
    • with lacteal obstruction - K90.2
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
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.