ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K85.21

Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis

Diagnosis Code K85.21

ICD-10: K85.21
Short Description: Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
Long Description: Alcohol induced acute pancreatitis with uninfected necrosis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K85.21

Valid for Submission
The code K85.21 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
K85.21 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Disorders of gallbladder, biliary tract and pancreas (K80-K87)
      • Acute pancreatitis (K85)

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