ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Dec 16, 2017

See: Inflammatory polyps of colon

K51.41 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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Inflammatory polyps of colon with complications

More specific codes for Inflammatory polyps of colon with complications

  • K51.411 - Inflammatory polyps of colon with rectal bleeding
  • K51.412 - Inflammatory polyps of colon with intestinal obstruction
  • K51.413 - Inflammatory polyps of colon with fistula
  • K51.414 - Inflammatory polyps of colon with abscess
  • K51.418 - Inflammatory polyps of colon with other complication
  • K51.419 - Inflammatory polyps of colon with unspecified complications
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See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K51.41 Inflammatory polyps of colon with complications

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.