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

See: Other diseases of esophagus

K22 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
Other diseases of esophagus
  • esophageal varices (I85.-)

More specific codes for Other diseases of esophagus

  • K22.0 - Achalasia of cardia
  • K22.1 - Ulcer of esophagus
    • K22.10 - Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding
    • K22.11 - Ulcer of esophagus with bleeding
  • K22.2 - Esophageal obstruction
  • K22.3 - Perforation of esophagus
  • K22.4 - Dyskinesia of esophagus
  • K22.5 - Diverticulum of esophagus, acquired
  • K22.6 - Gastro-esophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome
  • K22.7 - Barrett's esophagus
    • K22.70 - Barrett's esophagus without dysplasia
    • K22.71 - Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia
      • K22.710 - Barrett's esophagus with low grade dysplasia
      • K22.711 - Barrett's esophagus with high grade dysplasia
      • K22.719 - Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia, unspecified
  • K22.8 - Other specified diseases of esophagus
  • K22.9 - Disease of esophagus, unspecified
See also ICD 10 code for
Back to K22
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K22 Other diseases of esophagus

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.