2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K62.0

Anal polyp

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • K62.0 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 K62.0 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K62.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 K62.0 may differ.
The following code(s) above K62.0 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 K62.0:
  • 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
  • K62
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K62

    Other diseases of anus and rectum

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • anal canal
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other diseases of anus and rectum
Clinical Information
  • A non-neoplastic or neoplastic polypoid lesion that arises from the anus. Representative examples include the fibroepithelial polyp and squamous papilloma.
  • This is a descriptive term referring of a mass of tissue that bulges or projects into the lumen of the anal lumen. The mass is macroscopically visible and may either have a broad base attachment to the rectal wall, or be on a pedunculated stalk. These may be benign or malignant.
ICD-10-CM K62.0 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert K62.0 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 K62.0:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K62.0
K61 Abscess of anal and rectal regions
K61.0 Anal abscess
K61.1 Rectal abscess
K61.2 Anorectal abscess
K61.3 Ischiorectal abscess
K61.31 Horseshoe abscess
K61.39 Other ischiorectal abscess
K61.4 Intrasphincteric abscess
K61.5 Supralevator abscess
K62 Other diseases of anus and rectum
K62.0 Anal polyp
K62.1 Rectal polyp
K62.2 Anal prolapse
K62.3 Rectal prolapse
K62.4 Stenosis of anus and rectum
K62.5 Hemorrhage of anus and rectum
K62.6 Ulcer of anus and rectum
K62.7 Radiation proctitis
K62.8 Other specified diseases of anus and rectum
K62.81 Anal sphincter tear (healed) (nontraumatic) (old)
K62.82 Dysplasia of anus

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