2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.8

Other specified disorders of peritoneum

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • K66.8 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 K66.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K66.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 K66.8 may differ.
The following code(s) above K66.8 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 K66.8:
  • 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
  • K66
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66

    Other disorders of peritoneum

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • ascites (R18.-)
    • peritoneal effusion (chronic) (R18.8)
    Other disorders of peritoneum
Approximate Synonyms
  • Peritoneal cyst
  • Pneumoperitoneum
ICD-10-CM K66.8 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert K66.8 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K66.8:
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • peritoneum K66.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.9

      Disorder of peritoneum, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • specified NEC K66.8
  • Frozen T69.9
    - see also Effect, adverse, cold
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T69.9

    Effect of reduced temperature, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    • pelvis (female) N94.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N94.89

      Other specified conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
      • male K66.8
  • Granuloma L92.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L92.9

    Granulomatous disorder of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
  • Pneumatosis
    • peritonei K66.8
  • Rupture, ruptured

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K66.8
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)
K66.1 Hemoperitoneum
K66.8 Other specified disorders of peritoneum
K66.9 Disorder of peritoneum, unspecified
K67 Disorders of peritoneum in infectious diseases classified elsewhere
K68 Disorders of retroperitoneum
K68.1 Retroperitoneal abscess
K68.11 Postprocedural retroperitoneal abscess
K68.12 Psoas muscle abscess
K68.19 Other retroperitoneal abscess
K68.9 Other disorders of retroperitoneum
K70 Alcoholic liver disease
K70.0 Alcoholic fatty liver

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