2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.710

Barrett's esophagus with low grade dysplasia

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • K22.710 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM K22.710 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K22.710 - other international versions of ICD-10 K22.710 may differ.
The following code(s) above K22.710 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 K22.710:
  • K00-K95
    2020 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
    2020 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 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • esophageal varices (I85.-)
    Other diseases of esophagus
  • K22.7
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.7

    Barrett's esophagus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Barrett's disease
    • Barrett's syndrome
    Type 1 Excludes
    • Barrett's ulcer (K22.1)
    • malignant neoplasm of esophagus (C15.-)
    Barrett's esophagus
Approximate Synonyms
  • Barretts esophagus with low grade dysplasia
  • Barretts esophagus with lowith grade dysplasia
Clinical Information
  • A finding indicating the presence of barrett esophagus in which the crypts are preserved or mildly distorted. There is nuclear elongation, mild pleomorphism and loss of polarity, mucin depletion, and increased number of mitotic figures.
ICD-10-CM K22.710 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 380 Complicated peptic ulcer with mcc
  • 381 Complicated peptic ulcer with cc
  • 382 Complicated peptic ulcer without cc/mcc

Convert K22.710 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K22.710:
  • Barrett's
    • esophagus K22.70
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.70

      Barrett's esophagus without dysplasia

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Barrett's esophagus NOS
      • with dysplasia K22.719
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K22.719

        Barrett's esophagus with dysplasia, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        • low grade K22.710

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K22.710
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
K22.719 …… unspecified
K22.8 Other specified diseases of esophagus
K22.9 Disease of esophagus, unspecified
K23 Disorders of esophagus in diseases classified elsewhere
K25 Gastric ulcer
K25.0 Acute gastric ulcer with hemorrhage
K25.1 Acute gastric ulcer with perforation
K25.2 Acute gastric ulcer with both hemorrhage and perforation
K25.3 Acute gastric ulcer without hemorrhage or perforation

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