ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 18, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Gastrostomy infection K94.22

K94.22 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

K94.22 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 K94 Complications of artificial openings of the digestive system

• See below for any additional coding requirements that may be necessary.

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

1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Use Additional Code
  • cellulitis of abdominal wall (L03.311)
  • code to specify type of infection, such as:
  • sepsis (A40.-, A41.-)

Related Terms to “Gastrostomy infection”

See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to K94.22 Gastrostomy infection

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.