2023 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K83.09

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Other cholangitis

    2019 - New Code 2020 2021 2022 2023 Billable/Specific Code
  • K83.09 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2023 edition of ICD-10-CM K83.09 became effective on October 1, 2022.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K83.09 - other international versions of ICD-10 K83.09 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Ascending cholangitis
  • Cholangitis NOS
  • Primary cholangitis
  • Recurrent cholangitis
  • Sclerosing cholangitis
  • Secondary cholangitis
  • Stenosing cholangitis
  • Suppurative cholangitis
The following code(s) above K83.09 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 K83.09:
  • K00-K95
    2023 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
  • K83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K83

    Other diseases of biliary tract

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • postcholecystectomy syndrome (K91.5)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • conditions involving the gallbladder (K81-K82)
    • conditions involving the cystic duct (K81-K82)
    Other diseases of biliary tract
  • K83.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K83.0


      2016 2017 2018 2019 - Converted to Parent Code 2020 2021 2022 2023 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • cholangitic liver abscess (K75.0)
    • cholangitis with choledocholithiasis (K80.3-, K80.4-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • chronic nonsuppurative destructive cholangitis (K74.3)
    • primary biliary cholangitis (K74.3)
    • primary biliary cirrhosis (K74.3)
ICD-10-CM K83.09 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v40.0):
  • 444 Disorders of the biliary tract with mcc
  • 445 Disorders of the biliary tract with cc
  • 446 Disorders of the biliary tract without cc/mcc
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
Code History
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): New code
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
  • 2023 (effective 10/1/2022): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to K83.09:
  • Type 1 Excludes: K75.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K75.0

    Abscess of liver

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 2023 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Cholangitic hepatic abscess
    • Hematogenic hepatic abscess
    • Hepatic abscess NOS
    • Lymphogenic hepatic abscess
    • Pylephlebitic hepatic abscess
    Type 1 Excludes
    • amebic liver abscess (A06.4)
    • cholangitis without liver abscess (K83.09)
    • pylephlebitis without liver abscess (K75.1)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • acute or subacute hepatitis NOS (B17.9)
    • acute or subacute non-viral hepatitis (K72.0)
    • chronic hepatitis NEC (K73.8)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to K83.09:
  • Angiocholitis K83.09 - see also Cholecystitis, acute
  • Cholangiolitis (acute) (chronic) (extrahepatic) (gangrenous) (intrahepatic) K83.09
  • Cholangitis (ascending) (recurrent) (secondary) (stenosing) (suppurative) K83.09
  • Choledochitis K83.09 (suppurative)

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To K83.09
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
K85 Acute pancreatitis
K85.0 Idiopathic acute pancreatitis
K85.00 …… without necrosis or infection

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