ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2018

See: Other diseases of esophagus

  ICD-10 Code for Gastro-esophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome K22.6

K22.6 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K22.6 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K20-K31 Diseases of esophagus, stomach and duodenum (K20-K31)
Category K22 Other diseases of esophagus

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Mallory-Weiss syndrome
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Related Terms to “Gastro-esophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome”

  • Gastroesophageal laceration- hemorrhage syndrome - K22.6
  • Mallory-Weiss syndrome - K22.6
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • gastroesophageal
      • laceration-hemorrhage - K22.6
    • Mallory-Weiss - K22.6
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Questions related to K22.6 Gastro-esophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome

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