ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K55.042

Diffuse acute infarction of large intestine

Diagnosis Code K55.042

ICD-10: K55.042
Short Description: Diffuse acute infarction of large intestine
Long Description: Diffuse acute infarction of large intestine
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K55.042

Valid for Submission
The code K55.042 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
K55.042 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Other diseases of intestines (K55-K64)
      • Vascular disorders of intestine (K55)

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