Rectosigmoiditis

"Rectosigmoiditis" 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 "rectosigmoiditis"

  • Rectosigmoiditis - K63.89 Other specified diseases of intestine
    • ulcerative (chronic) - K51.30 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis without complications
      • with
        • complication - K51.319 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with unspecified complications
          • abscess - K51.314 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with abscess
          • fistula - K51.313 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with fistula
          • obstruction - K51.312 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with intestinal obstruction
          • rectal bleeding - K51.311 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis with rectal bleeding
          • specified NEC - K51.318 Ulcerative (chronic) rectosigmoiditis 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.