ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 24, 2017

See: Gastrojejunal ulcer

K28 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
Gastrojejunal ulcer
Use Additional Code
  • alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)
  • code to identify:
Includes
  • anastomotic ulcer (peptic) or erosion
  • gastrocolic ulcer (peptic) or erosion
  • gastrointestinal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
  • gastrojejunal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
  • jejunal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
  • marginal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
  • stomal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
Excludes1
  • primary ulcer of small intestine (K63.3)

More specific codes for Gastrojejunal ulcer

  • K28.0 - Acute gastrojejunal ulcer with hemorrhage
  • K28.1 - Acute gastrojejunal ulcer with perforation
  • K28.2 - Acute gastrojejunal ulcer with both hemorrhage and perforation
  • K28.3 - Acute gastrojejunal ulcer without hemorrhage or perforation
  • K28.4 - Chronic or unspecified gastrojejunal ulcer with hemorrhage
  • K28.5 - Chronic or unspecified gastrojejunal ulcer with perforation
  • K28.6 - Chronic or unspecified gastrojejunal ulcer with both hemorrhage and perforation
  • K28.7 - Chronic gastrojejunal ulcer without hemorrhage or perforation
  • K28.9 - Gastrojejunal ulcer, unspecified as acute or chronic, without hemorrhage or perforation
Back to K28
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K28 Gastrojejunal ulcer

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.