2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K80

Cholelithiasis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • K80 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM K80 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K80 - other international versions of ICD-10 K80 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 K80. 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.
  • retained cholelithiasis following cholecystectomy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K91.86

    Retained cholelithiasis following cholecystectomy

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    K91.86
    )
The following code(s) above K80 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 K80:
  • 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
Clinical Information
  • Presence or formation of gallstones in the biliary tract, usually in the gallbladder (cholecystolithiasis) or the common bile duct (choledocholithiasis).
  • Presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder.
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
Code annotations containing back-references to K80:
  • Type 1 Excludes: K81
    , K82.0
    , K83.1
    , K82.4
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K81

    Cholecystitis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • cholecystitis with cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    Use Additional
    • code if applicable for associated gangrene of gallbladder (K82.A1), or perforation of gallbladder (K82.A2)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K82.0

    Obstruction of gallbladder

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Occlusion of cystic duct or gallbladder without cholelithiasis
    • Stenosis of cystic duct or gallbladder without cholelithiasis
    • Stricture of cystic duct or gallbladder without cholelithiasis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • obstruction of gallbladder with cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K83.1

    Obstruction of bile duct

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Occlusion of bile duct without cholelithiasis
    • Stenosis of bile duct without cholelithiasis
    • Stricture of bile duct without cholelithiasis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital obstruction of bile duct (Q44.3)
    • obstruction of bile duct with cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K82.4

    Cholesterolosis of gallbladder

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Strawberry gallbladder
    Type 1 Excludes
    • cholesterolosis of gallbladder with cholecystitis (K81.-)
    • cholesterolosis of gallbladder with cholelithiasis (K80.-)
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K80
K76.3 Infarction of liver
K76.4 Peliosis hepatis
K76.5 Hepatic veno-occlusive disease
K76.6 Portal hypertension
K76.7 Hepatorenal syndrome
K76.8 Other specified diseases of liver
K76.81 Hepatopulmonary syndrome
K76.89 Other specified diseases of liver
K76.9 Liver disease, unspecified
K77 Liver disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
K80 Cholelithiasis
K80.0 Calculus of gallbladder with acute cholecystitis
K80.00 …… without obstruction
K80.01 …… with obstruction
K80.1 Calculus of gallbladder with other cholecystitis
K80.10 Calculus of gallbladder with chronic cholecystitis without obstruction
K80.11 Calculus of gallbladder with chronic cholecystitis with obstruction
K80.12 Calculus of gallbladder with acute and chronic cholecystitis without obstruction
K80.13 Calculus of gallbladder with acute and chronic cholecystitis with obstruction
K80.18 …… without obstruction
K80.19 …… with obstruction

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