2024 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.89

Other specified disease of esophagus

Short Description:
Other specified disease of esophagus
Is Billable?
Yes - Valid for Submission
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Code Classification

  • Diseases of the digestive system
    • Diseases of esophagus, stomach and duodenum
      • Other diseases of esophagus

K22.89 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other specified disease of esophagus. The code is valid during the current fiscal year for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions from October 01, 2023 through September 30, 2024.

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Acquired fistula of esophagus
  • Angiodysplasia of esophagus
  • Atony of esophagus
  • Chronic esophageal scar
  • Dilatation of esophagus
  • Disorder of esophageal peristalsis
  • Edema of esophagus
  • Esophageal anastomotic leak
  • Esophageal anastomotic necrosis
  • Esophageal bleeding
  • Esophageal dysplasia
  • Esophageal fistula
  • Esophageal mass
  • Esophagomalacia
  • External esophageal fistula
  • Gaping esophageal sphincter
  • Gastrointestinal anastomotic leak
  • Gastrointestinal anastomotic necrosis
  • Hypertensive esophageal peristalsis
  • Hypotensive esophageal peristalsis
  • Internal esophageal fistula
  • Intramural hemorrhage of esophagus
  • Laceration of esophagus
  • Lesion of esophagus
  • Leukoplakia of esophagus
  • Mild esophageal dysplasia
  • Moderate esophageal dysplasia
  • Mucosal tear of esophagus
  • Pain in esophagus
  • Presbyesophagus

Clinical Information

  • Esophageal Fistula-. abnormal passage communicating with the esophagus. the most common type is tracheoesophageal fistula between the esophagus and the trachea.
  • Moderate Esophageal Dysplasia-. a morphologic finding indicating the presence of moderate dysplastic cellular changes and moderate architectural changes in the epithelium of the esophageal mucosa. there is no evidence of invasion.

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The following annotation back-references are applicable to this diagnosis code. The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10-CM codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more.

Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of "other specified" codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
  • Hemorrhage of esophagus NOS

Index to Diseases and Injuries References

The following annotation back-references for this diagnosis code are found in the injuries and diseases index. The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10-CM code(s).

Replacement Code

K2289 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10-CM code(s):

  • K22.8 - Other specified diseases of esophagus

Code History

  • FY 2024 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2023 through 9/30/2024
  • FY 2023 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2022 through 9/30/2023
  • FY 2022 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2021 through 9/30/2022