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

See: Other diseases of biliary tract

K83 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 biliary tract

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Excludes1
  • postcholecystectomy syndrome (K91.5)
Excludes2
  • conditions involving the cystic duct (K81-K82)
  • conditions involving the gallbladder (K81-K82)

More specific codes for Other diseases of biliary tract

  • K83.0 - Cholangitis
  • K83.1 - Obstruction of bile duct
  • K83.2 - Perforation of bile duct
  • K83.3 - Fistula of bile duct
  • K83.4 - Spasm of sphincter of Oddi
  • K83.5 - Biliary cyst
  • K83.8 - Other specified diseases of biliary tract
  • K83.9 - Disease of biliary tract, unspecified
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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.