Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.0

Peritoneal adhesions (postprocedural) (postinfection)

  • K66.0 is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, K66.0 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Adhesions (of) abdominal (wall)
  • Adhesions (of) diaphragm
  • Adhesions (of) intestine
  • Adhesions (of) male pelvis
  • Adhesions (of) omentum
  • Adhesions (of) stomach
  • Adhesive bands
  • Mesenteric adhesions
Description Synonyms
  • Peritoneal adhesion
  • Peritoneal adhesions
Type 1 Excludes
  • female pelvic adhesions [bands] (N73.6)
  • peritoneal adhesions with intestinal obstruction (K56.5)
Mortality Data
  • Between 1999-2007 there were 809 deaths in the United States where ICD-10 K66.0 was indicated as the underlying cause of death [source: cdc.govlink to cdc.gov]
  • ICD-10 K66.0 as underlying cause of death data broken down by: gender, age, race, year
ICD-10-CM K66.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM K66.0 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM K66.0: