Type 1 Excludes
  • cholecystitis with cholelithiasis (K80.-)
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by inflammation involving the gallbladder. It may be associated with the presence of gallstones.
  • An acute or chronic inflammation involving the gallbladder wall. It may be associated with the presence of gallstones.
  • Inflammation of the gallbladder; generally caused by impairment of bile flow, gallstones in the biliary tract, infections, or other diseases.
K81 Cholecystitis
K81.0 is a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K81.0 Acute cholecystitis
K81.1 is a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K81.1 Chronic cholecystitis
K81.2 is a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K81.2 Acute cholecystitis with chronic cholecystitis
K81.9 is a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code K81.9 Cholecystitis, unspecified