"Barrett's" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries
- disease - See: Barrett's, esophagus;
- esophagus - K22.70 Barrett's esophagus without dysplasia
- syndrome - See: Barrett's, esophagus;
- ulcer - K22.10 Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding
Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions
Disease: A definite pathologic process with a characteristic set of signs and symptoms. It may affect the whole body or any of its parts, and its etiology, pathology, and prognosis may be known or unknown.
Esophagus: The muscular membranous segment between the PHARYNX and the STOMACH in the UPPER GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.
Syndrome: A characteristic symptom complex.
Ulcer: A lesion on the surface of the skin or a mucous surface, produced by the sloughing of inflammatory necrotic tissue.