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

See: Complications of other bariatric procedure

  ICD-10 Code for Infection due to other bariatric procedure K95.81

K95.81 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K95.81 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 K95 Complications of bariatric procedures

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Use Additional Code
  • bacterial and viral infectious agents (B95.-, B96.-)
  • cellulitis of abdominal wall (L03.311)
  • code to specify type of infection or organism, such as:
  • sepsis (A40.-, A41.-)

Related Terms to “Infection due to other bariatric procedure”

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.