"Proctitis" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "proctitis"

  • Proctitis - K62.89 Other specified diseases of anus and rectum
    • amebic (acute) - A06.0 Acute amebic dysentery
    • chlamydial - A56.3 Chlamydial infection of anus and rectum
    • gonococcal - A54.6 Gonococcal infection of anus and rectum
    • granulomatous - See: Enteritis, regional, large intestine;
    • herpetic - A60.1 Herpesviral infection of perianal skin and rectum
    • radiation - K62.7 Radiation proctitis
    • tuberculous - A18.32 Tuberculous enteritis
    • ulcerative (chronic) - K51.20 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis without complications
      • with
        • complication - K51.219 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with unspecified complications
          • abscess - K51.214 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with abscess
          • fistula - K51.213 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with fistula
          • obstruction - K51.212 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with intestinal obstruction
          • rectal bleeding - K51.211 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with rectal bleeding
          • specified NEC - K51.218 Ulcerative (chronic) proctitis with other complication

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Abscess: Accumulation of purulent material in tissues, organs, or circumscribed spaces, usually associated with signs of infection.

Fistula: Abnormal communication most commonly seen between two internal organs, or between an internal organ and the surface of the body.

Proctitis: INFLAMMATION of the MUCOUS MEMBRANE of the RECTUM, the distal end of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).

Radiation: Emission or propagation of acoustic waves (SOUND), ELECTROMAGNETIC ENERGY waves (such as LIGHT; RADIO WAVES; GAMMA RAYS; or X-RAYS), or a stream of subatomic particles (such as ELECTRONS; NEUTRONS; PROTONS; or ALPHA PARTICLES).