2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K62.5

Hemorrhage of anus and rectum

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • K62.5 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM K62.5 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K62.5 - other international versions of ICD-10 K62.5 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as K62.5. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • gastrointestinal bleeding NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K92.2

    Gastrointestinal hemorrhage, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Gastric hemorrhage NOS
    • Intestinal hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute hemorrhagic gastritis (K29.01)
    • hemorrhage of anus and rectum (K62.5)
    • angiodysplasia of stomach with hemorrhage (K31.811)
    • diverticular disease with hemorrhage (K57.-)
    • gastritis and duodenitis with hemorrhage (K29.-)
    • peptic ulcer with hemorrhage (K25-K28)
    K92.2
    )
  • melena (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K92.1

    Melena

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • occult blood in feces (R19.5)
    K92.1
    )
  • neonatal rectal hemorrhage (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P54.2

    Neonatal rectal hemorrhage

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Code on Newborn Record
    P54.2
    )
The following code(s) above K62.5 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 K62.5:
  • K00-K95
    2019 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 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • anal canal
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other diseases of anus and rectum
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bright red blood per rectum
  • Hematochezia
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Rectal hemorrhage
ICD-10-CM K62.5 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 377 G.i. Hemorrhage with mcc
  • 378 G.i. Hemorrhage with cc
  • 379 G.i. Hemorrhage without cc/mcc
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert K62.5 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
Code annotations containing back-references to K62.5:
  • Type 1 Excludes: K92.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K92.2

    Gastrointestinal hemorrhage, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Gastric hemorrhage NOS
    • Intestinal hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute hemorrhagic gastritis (K29.01)
    • hemorrhage of anus and rectum (K62.5)
    • angiodysplasia of stomach with hemorrhage (K31.811)
    • diverticular disease with hemorrhage (K57.-)
    • gastritis and duodenitis with hemorrhage (K29.-)
    • peptic ulcer with hemorrhage (K25-K28)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K62.5:
  • Bleeding - see also Hemorrhage
  • BRBPR K62.5
  • Bright red blood per rectum K62.5 (BRBPR)
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • rectum (sphincter) K62.5
    • anus K62.5 (sphincter)
  • Proctorrhagia K62.5

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K62.5
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
K62.89 Other specified diseases of anus and rectum
K62.9 Disease of anus and rectum, unspecified
K63 Other diseases of intestine
K63.0 Abscess of intestine
K63.1 Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

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