ICD-10-CM Code K91.32

Postprocedural complete intestinal obstruction

Version 2020 Billable Code

Valid for Submission

K91.32 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of postprocedural complete intestinal obstruction. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

ICD-10:K91.32
Short Description:Postprocedural complete intestinal obstruction
Long Description:Postprocedural complete intestinal obstruction

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code K91.32 are found in the index:


Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code K91.32 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2020 through 09/30/2020.

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

Replacement Code

K9132 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • K91.3 - Postprocedural intestinal obstruction

Convert K91.32 to ICD-9

  • 997.49 - Oth digestv system comp (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the digestive system (K00–K93)
    • Other diseases of the digestive system (K90-K95)
      • Intraop and postproc comp and disorders of dgstv sys, NEC (K91)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - Code Added, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020