ICD-10 Diagnosis Code K56.690

Other partial intestinal obstruction

Diagnosis Code K56.690

ICD-10: K56.690
Short Description: Other partial intestinal obstruction
Long Description: Other partial intestinal obstruction
This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K56.690

Valid for Submission
The code K56.690 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Other diseases of intestines (K55-K64)
      • Paralytic ileus and intestinal obstruction without hernia (K56)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code K56.690 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 388 - G.I. OBSTRUCTION WITH MCC
  • 389 - G.I. OBSTRUCTION WITH CC
  • 390 - G.I. OBSTRUCTION WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Partial obstruction of small bowel
  • Stenosis of colon
  • Stenosis of ileum
  • Stricture of colon
  • Stricture of ileum

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2018. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2019 (October 1, 2018-September 30, 2019).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • K56.69 - Other intestinal obstruction


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