ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 22, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other hemorrhoids K64.8

K64.8 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K64.8 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 K64 Hemorrhoids and perianal venous thrombosis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Internal hemorrhoids, without mention of degree
  • Prolapsed hemorrhoids, degree not specified
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other hemorrhoids”

  • Hemorrhoids(bleeding) (without mention of degree) - K64.9
    • internal(without mention of degree) - K64.8
    • prolapsed - K64.8
    • specified NEC - K64.8
    • strangulated - K64.8See also Hemorrhoids, by degree
    • ulcerated - K64.8See also Hemorrhoids, by degree
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • hemorrhoid - K64.8See also Hemorrhoids, by degree
  • Varicose
    • ulcer(lower limb, any part) — See also Varix, leg, with, ulcer
      • anus - K64.8See also Hemorrhoids
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K64.8 Other hemorrhoids

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