2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K83

Other diseases of biliary tract

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • K83 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 K83 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K83 - other international versions of ICD-10 K83 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 K83. 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.
  • postcholecystectomy syndrome (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K91.5

    Postcholecystectomy syndrome

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    K91.5
    )
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (K83) and the excluded code together.
  • conditions involving the gallbladder (
    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)
    K81
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K82

    Other diseases of gallbladder

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • nonvisualization of gallbladder (R93.2)
    • postcholecystectomy syndrome (K91.5)
    K82
    )
  • conditions involving the cystic duct (
    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)
    K81
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K82

    Other diseases of gallbladder

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • nonvisualization of gallbladder (R93.2)
    • postcholecystectomy syndrome (K91.5)
    K82
    )
The following code(s) above K83 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 K83:
  • 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
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K83
K82.0 Obstruction of gallbladder
K82.1 Hydrops of gallbladder
K82.2 Perforation of gallbladder
K82.3 Fistula of gallbladder
K82.4 Cholesterolosis of gallbladder
K82.8 Other specified diseases of gallbladder
K82.9 Disease of gallbladder, unspecified
K82.A Disorders of gallbladder in diseases classified elsewhere
K82.A1 Gangrene of gallbladder in cholecystitis
K82.A2 Perforation of gallbladder in cholecystitis
K83 Other diseases of biliary tract
K83.0 Cholangitis
K83.01 Primary sclerosing cholangitis
K83.09 Other cholangitis
K83.1 Obstruction of bile duct
K83.2 Perforation of bile duct
K83.3 Fistula of bile duct
K83.4 Spasm of sphincter of Oddi
K83.5 Biliary cyst
K83.8 Other specified diseases of biliary tract
K83.9 Disease of biliary tract, unspecified

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