ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K55.051

Focal acute ischemia of intestine, part unspecified

Diagnosis Code K55.051

ICD-10: K55.051
Short Description: Focal acute ischemia of intestine, part unspecified
Long Description: Focal (segmental) acute (reversible) ischemia of intestine, part unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K55.051

Valid for Submission
The code K55.051 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
K55.051 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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