ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 23, 2017

See: Other diseases of intestine

K63 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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Other diseases of intestine

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More specific codes for Other diseases of intestine

  • K63.0 - Abscess of intestine
  • K63.1 - Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)
  • K63.2 - Fistula of intestine
  • K63.3 - Ulcer of intestine
  • K63.4 - Enteroptosis
  • K63.5 - Polyp of colon
  • K63.8 - Other specified diseases of intestine
    • K63.81 - Dieulafoy lesion of intestine
    • K63.89 - Other specified diseases of intestine
  • K63.9 - Disease of intestine, unspecified
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Questions related to K63 Other diseases of intestine

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.