2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.11

Ulcer of esophagus with bleeding

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • K22.11 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM K22.11 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K22.11 - other international versions of ICD-10 K22.11 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (K22.11) and the excluded code together.
  • bleeding esophageal varices (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I85.01

    Esophageal varices with bleeding

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    I85.01
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I85.11

    Secondary esophageal varices with bleeding

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    I85.11
    )
The following code(s) above K22.11 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 K22.11:
  • K00-K95
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range K00-K95

    Diseases of the digestive 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)
    Diseases of the digestive system
  • K20-K31
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range K20-K31

    Diseases of esophagus, stomach and duodenum

    Type 2 Excludes
    Diseases of esophagus, stomach and duodenum
  • K22
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22

    Other diseases of esophagus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • esophageal varices (I85.-)
    Other diseases of esophagus
  • K22.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.1

    Ulcer of esophagus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Barrett's ulcer
    • Erosion of esophagus
    • Fungal ulcer of esophagus
    • Peptic ulcer of esophagus
    • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of chemicals
    • Ulcer of esophagus due to ingestion of drugs and medicaments
    • Ulcerative esophagitis
    Code First
    • poisoning due to drug or toxin, if applicable (T36-T65 with fifth or sixth character 1-4 or 6)
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
    Ulcer of esophagus
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bleeding due to ulcerative esophagitis
  • Bleeding esophageal ulcer
  • Bleeding ulcer of esophagus
  • Upper gastrointestinal bleed due to ulcerative esophagitis
ICD-10-CM K22.11 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 380 Complicated peptic ulcer with mcc
  • 381 Complicated peptic ulcer with cc
  • 382 Complicated peptic ulcer without cc/mcc

Convert K22.11 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K22.11:
  • Barrett's
    • ulcer K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • with bleeding K22.11
  • Erosion
    • esophagus K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • with bleeding K22.11
  • Esophagitis (acute) (alkaline) (chemical) (chronic) (infectional) (necrotic) (peptic) (postoperative) (without bleeding) K20.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K20.90

    Esophagitis, unspecified without bleeding

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Esophagitis NOS
    • ulcerative K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • with bleeding K22.11
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • Barrett's (esophagus) K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • with bleeding K22.11
    • cardia K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • with bleeding K22.11
    • cardioesophageal (peptic) K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • with bleeding K22.11
    • esophagus (peptic) K22.10
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

      Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
      • due to
        • aspirin K22.10
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

          Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
          • with bleeding K22.11
        • ingestion of chemical or medicament K22.10
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

          Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
          Applicable To
          • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
          • with bleeding K22.11
      • fungal K22.10
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

        Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
        • with bleeding K22.11
      • infective K22.10
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

        Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
        • with bleeding K22.11
      • with bleeding K22.11
    • peptic (site unspecified) K27.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K27.9

      Peptic ulcer, site unspecified, unspecified as acute or chronic, without hemorrhage or perforation

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      • esophagus K22.10
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.10

        Ulcer of esophagus without bleeding

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Ulcer of esophagus NOS
        • with bleeding K22.11

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K22.11
K20.91 …… with bleeding
K21 Gastro-esophageal reflux disease
K21.0 Gastro-esophageal reflux disease with esophagitis
K21.00 …… without bleeding
K21.01 …… with bleeding
K21.9 Gastro-esophageal reflux disease without esophagitis
K22 Other diseases of esophagus
K22.0 Achalasia of cardia
K22.1 Ulcer of esophagus
K22.10 …… without bleeding
K22.11 …… with bleeding
K22.2 Esophageal obstruction
K22.3 Perforation of esophagus
K22.4 Dyskinesia of esophagus
K22.5 Diverticulum of esophagus, acquired
K22.6 Gastro-esophageal laceration-hemorrhage syndrome
K22.7 Barrett's esophagus
K22.70 …… without dysplasia
K22.71 Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia
K22.710 Barrett's esophagus with low grade dysplasia
K22.711 Barrett's esophagus with high grade dysplasia

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