Specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R15.1

Fecal smearing

  • R15.1 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, R15.1 and all other ICD-10-CM codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Applicable To
  • Fecal soiling
Description Synonyms
  • Smearing feces
ICD-10-CM R15.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 391 Esophagitis, gastroent & misc digest disorders with mcc
  • 392 Esophagitis, gastroent & misc digest disorders without mcc
Convert ICD-10-CM R15.1 to ICD-9-CM
The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM R15.1:
  • Fecal
  • smearing R15.1
    soiling R15.1
  • Smearing, fecal R15.1