2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K64.9

Unspecified hemorrhoids

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • K64.9 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 K64.9 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K64.9 - other international versions of ICD-10 K64.9 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Hemorrhoids (bleeding) NOS
  • Hemorrhoids (bleeding) without mention of degree
The following code(s) above K64.9 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 K64.9:
  • 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
  • K64
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K64

    Hemorrhoids and perianal venous thrombosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • piles
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhoids complicating childbirth and the puerperium (O87.2)
    • hemorrhoids complicating pregnancy (O22.4)
    Hemorrhoids and perianal venous thrombosis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bleeding hemorrhoids
  • Hemorrhoid
  • Hemorrhoid, bleeding
  • Hemorrhoids
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by bleeding from the hemorrhoids.
  • Bleeding from the hemorrhoids.
ICD-10-CM K64.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert K64.9 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 K64.9:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K64.9
K63.89 Other specified diseases of intestine
K63.9 Disease of intestine, unspecified
K64 Hemorrhoids and perianal venous thrombosis
K64.0 First degree hemorrhoids
K64.1 Second degree hemorrhoids
K64.2 Third degree hemorrhoids
K64.3 Fourth degree hemorrhoids
K64.4 Residual hemorrhoidal skin tags
K64.5 Perianal venous thrombosis
K64.8 Other hemorrhoids
K64.9 Unspecified hemorrhoids
K65 Peritonitis
K65.0 Generalized (acute) peritonitis
K65.1 Peritoneal abscess
K65.2 Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
K65.3 Choleperitonitis
K65.4 Sclerosing mesenteritis
K65.8 Other peritonitis
K65.9 Peritonitis, unspecified
K66 Other disorders of peritoneum
K66.0 Peritoneal adhesions (postprocedural) (postinfection)

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