ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 23, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Other postprocedural complications & disorders of digestive system K91.89

K91.89 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K91.89 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 11 Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Section K90-K95 Other diseases of the digestive system (K90-K95)
Category K91 Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of digestive system, not elsewhere classified

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Use Additional Code
  • code, if applicable, to further specify disorder
  • postprocedural retroperitoneal abscess (K68.11)
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Other postprocedural complications and disorders of digestive system”

  • Anastomosis
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • anastomosis(and bypass) — See also Complications, prosthetic device or implant
      • intestinal NEC(internal) - K91.89
    • gastrointestinal - K92.9
      • postoperative
        • specified NEC - K91.89
    • postprocedural — See also Complications, surgical procedure
      • specified NEC
        • digestive - K91.89
  • Diarrhea, diarrheal(disease) (infantile) (inflammatory) - R19.7
  • Difficult, difficulty(in)
    • mechanical, gastroduodenal stoma - K91.89
  • Disorder(of)See also Disease
  • Ileus(bowel) (colon) (inhibitory) (intestine) - K56.7
    • postoperative - K91.89
  • Parotitis, parotiditis(allergic)(nonspecific toxic) (purulent) (septic) (suppurative)See also Sialoadenitis
    • postoperative - K91.89
    • surgical - K91.89
  • StrictureSee also Stenosis
  • SyndromeSee also Disease
    • afferent loop NEC - K91.89
    • gastrojejunal loop obstruction - K91.89
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K91.89 Other postprocedural complications and disorders of digestive system

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.