2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I85.0

Esophageal varices

Applicable To
  • Idiopathic esophageal varices
  • Primary esophageal varices
The following code(s) above I85.0 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to I85.0:
  • I00-I99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range I00-I99

    Diseases of the circulatory system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations, and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    • systemic connective tissue disorders (M30-M36)
    • transient cerebral ischemic attacks and related syndromes (G45.-)
    Diseases of the circulatory system
  • I85
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I85

    Esophageal varices

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • code to identify:
    • alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)
    Esophageal varices
Clinical Information Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To I85.0
I83.891 Varicose veins of right lower extremity with other complications
I83.892 Varicose veins of left lower extremity with other complications
I83.893 Varicose veins of bilateral lower extremities with other complications
I83.899 Varicose veins of unspecified lower extremity with other complications
I83.9 Asymptomatic varicose veins of lower extremities
I83.90 Asymptomatic varicose veins of unspecified lower extremity
I83.91 Asymptomatic varicose veins of right lower extremity
I83.92 Asymptomatic varicose veins of left lower extremity
I83.93 Asymptomatic varicose veins of bilateral lower extremities
I85 Esophageal varices
I85.0 Esophageal varices
I85.00 …… without bleeding
I85.01 …… with bleeding
I85.1 Secondary esophageal varices
I85.10 …… without bleeding
I85.11 …… with bleeding
I86 Varicose veins of other sites
I86.0 Sublingual varices
I86.1 Scrotal varices
I86.2 Pelvic varices
I86.3 Vulval varices

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.