ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 20, 2018
K29.9 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.

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Gastroduodenitis, unspecified

More specific codes for Gastroduodenitis, unspecified

  • K29.90 - Gastroduodenitis, unspecified, without bleeding
  • K29.91 - Gastroduodenitis, unspecified, with bleeding
See also ICD 10 code for
See the ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K29.9 Gastroduodenitis, unspecified

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.