ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 21, 2017

See: Other specified diseases of anus and rectum

  ICD-10 Code for Other specified diseases of anus & rectum K62.89

K62.89 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K62.89 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 K62 Other diseases of anus and rectum

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• Check for any notations, inclusions and/or exclusions that are specific to this ICD 10 code before using

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Proctitis NOS
Use Additional Code
  • code for any associated fecal incontinence (R15.-)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other specified diseases of anus and rectum”

  • Anusitis - K62.89
  • Cicatrix(adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) - L90.5See also Scar
    • anus - K62.89
    • rectum - K62.89
  • Cryptitis(anal) (rectal) - K62.89
  • Cryptopapillitis(anus) - K62.89
  • Cyst(colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • anus - K62.89
    • rectum(epithelium) (mucous) - K62.89
  • Deformity - Q89.9
    • anus(acquired) - K62.89
    • rectum(congenital) - Q43.9
      • acquired - K62.89
  • Destruction, destructiveSee also Damage
    • rectal sphincter - K62.89
  • Dilatation
    • sphincter ani - K62.89
  • Disease, diseasedSee also Syndrome
  • Fibrosis, fibrotic
    • anal papillae - K62.89
    • rectal sphincter - K62.89
  • Granuloma - L92.9
    • rectum - K62.89
  • Hyperemia(acute) (passive) - R68.89
    • anal mucosa - K62.89
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • anal papillae - K62.89
    • rectal, rectum(sphincter) - K62.89
  • Infection, infected, infective(opportunistic) - B99.9
    • anus, anal(papillae) (sphincter) - K62.89
    • perirectal - K62.89
    • rectum(sphincter) - K62.89
  • Inflammation, inflamed, inflammatory(with exudation)
    • anal canal, anus - K62.89
    • perianal - K62.89
    • perirectal - K62.89
    • rectum - K62.89See also Proctitis
  • Insufficiency, insufficient
    • anus - K62.89
  • Irritation
    • anus - K62.89
  • Kraurosis
    • ani - K62.89
  • Leukoplakia
    • anus - K62.89
    • rectum - K62.89
  • Megarectum - K62.89
  • Pain(s) - R52See also Painful
    • anus - K62.89
    • rectum - K62.89
  • Papillitis - H46.00
    • anus - K62.89
    • rectum - K62.89
  • Paralysis, paralytic(complete) (incomplete) - G83.9
    • anus(sphincter) - K62.89
  • Periproctitis - K62.89
  • Proctalgia - K62.89
  • Proctitis - K62.89
  • Rectalgia - K62.89
  • Rectitis - K62.89
  • Relaxation
    • anus(sphincter) - K62.89
    • rectum(sphincter) - K62.89
  • Shelf, rectal - K62.89
  • Tight, tightness
    • anus - K62.89
    • rectal sphincter - K62.89
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K62.89 Other specified diseases of anus and rectum

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