ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K22.10

Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

Diagnosis Code K22.10

ICD-10: K22.10
Short Description: Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding
Long Description: Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K22.10

Valid for Submission
The code K22.10 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Diseases of esophagus, stomach and duodenum (K20-K31)
      • Other diseases of esophagus (K22)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code K22.10 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • COMPLICATED PEPTIC ULCER WITH MCC 380
  • COMPLICATED PEPTIC ULCER WITH CC 381
  • COMPLICATED PEPTIC ULCER WITHOUT CC/MCC 382
  • UNCOMPLICATED PEPTIC ULCER WITH MCC 383
  • UNCOMPLICATED PEPTIC ULCER WITHOUT MCC 384

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  • 530.20 - Ulc esophagus w/o bleed

Synonyms
  • Bacterial ulcer of esophagus
  • Barrett's ulcer of esophagus
  • Eosinophilic ulcer of esophagus
  • Erosive esophagitis
  • Esophageal erosions
  • Esophageal ulcer caused by aspirin
  • Fungal ulcer of esophagus
  • Infective ulcer of esophagus
  • Non-reflux ulcer of esophagus
  • Non-reflux ulcer of esophagus
  • Peptic ulcer of esophagus
  • Protozoal ulcer of esophagus
  • Radiation ulcer of esophagus
  • Stress ulceration of esophagus
  • Ulcer of esophagus
  • Ulcer of esophagus caused by ingestion of aspirin
  • Ulcer of esophagus caused by ingestion of chemical
  • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of medicines
  • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of medicines
  • Ulcerative esophagitis
  • Ulcerative esophagitis
  • Viral ulcer of esophagus

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code K22.10 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Esophagus Disorders

The esophagus is the tube that carries food, liquids and saliva from your mouth to the stomach. You may not be aware of your esophagus until you swallow something too large, too hot or too cold. You may also become aware of it when something is wrong.

The most common problem with the esophagus is gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). It happens when a band of muscle at the end of your esophagus does not close properly. This allows stomach contents to leak back, or reflux, into the esophagus and irritate it. Over time, GERD can cause damage to the esophagus. Other problems include heartburn and cancer.

Treatment depends on the problem. Some get better with over-the-counter medicines or changes in diet. Others may need prescription medicines or surgery.

  • Achalasia
  • Barrett esophagus
  • Bleeding esophageal varices
  • Diet and eating after esophagectomy
  • EGD discharge
  • Esophageal atresia
  • Esophageal manometry
  • Esophageal perforation
  • Esophageal spasm
  • Esophageal stricture - benign
  • Esophagitis
  • Esophagitis - infectious
  • Lower esophageal ring (Schatzki)
  • Mallory-Weiss tear
  • Swallowing problems
  • Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia repair
  • Upper GI and small bowel series


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