ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Oct 21, 2017

See: Complications of artificial openings of the digestive system

K94 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.

See below for more specifc codes relating to
Complications of artificial openings of the digestive system

More specific codes for Complications of artificial openings of the digestive system

  • K94.0 - Colostomy complications
    • K94.00 - Colostomy complication, unspecified
    • K94.01 - Colostomy hemorrhage
    • K94.02 - Colostomy infection
    • K94.03 - Colostomy malfunction
    • K94.09 - Other complications of colostomy
  • K94.1 - Enterostomy complications
    • K94.10 - Enterostomy complication, unspecified
    • K94.11 - Enterostomy hemorrhage
    • K94.12 - Enterostomy infection
    • K94.13 - Enterostomy malfunction
    • K94.19 - Other complications of enterostomy
  • K94.2 - Gastrostomy complications
    • K94.20 - Gastrostomy complication, unspecified
    • K94.21 - Gastrostomy hemorrhage
    • K94.22 - Gastrostomy infection
    • K94.23 - Gastrostomy malfunction
    • K94.29 - Other complications of gastrostomy
  • K94.3 - Esophagostomy complications
    • K94.30 - Esophagostomy complications, unspecified
    • K94.31 - Esophagostomy hemorrhage
    • K94.32 - Esophagostomy infection
    • K94.33 - Esophagostomy malfunction
    • K94.39 - Other complications of esophagostomy
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Questions related to K94 Complications of artificial openings of the digestive system

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