ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other vascular disorders of intestine K55.8

K55.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K55.8 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K55-K64 Other diseases of intestines (K55-K64)
Category K55 Vascular disorders of intestine

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

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