• Gangrene, gangrenous (connective tissue) (dropsical) (dry) (moist) (skin) (ulcer) I96
    - see also Necrosis
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

    Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Gangrenous cellulitis
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)

    • abdomen I96
      (wall)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • alveolar M27.3
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code M27.3

      Alveolitis of jaws

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Alveolar osteitis
      • Dry socket
    • appendix K35.80
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K35.80

      Unspecified acute appendicitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Acute appendicitis NOS
      • Acute appendicitis without (localized) (generalized) peritonitis
      • with
        • peritonitis, localized K35.31
          - see also Appendicitis
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K35.31

          Acute appendicitis with localized peritonitis and gangrene, without perforation

            2019 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    • arteriosclerotic (general) (senile) - see Arteriosclerosis, extremities, with, gangrene
    • auricle I96
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • Bacillus welchii A48.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A48.0

      Gas gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Clostridial cellulitis
      • Clostridial myonecrosis
    • bladder (infectious) - see Cystitis, specified type NEC
    • bowel, cecum, or colon - see Gangrene, intestine
    • Clostridium perfringens or welchii A48.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A48.0

      Gas gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Clostridial cellulitis
      • Clostridial myonecrosis
    • cornea H18.89-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code H18.89-

      Other specified disorders of cornea

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    • corpora cavernosa N48.29
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.29

      Other inflammatory disorders of penis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • noninfective N48.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.89

        Other specified disorders of penis

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    • cutaneous, spreading I96
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • decubital - see Ulcer, pressure, by site
    • diabetic (any site) - see Diabetes, gangrene
    • emphysematous - see Gangrene, gas
    • epidemic - see Poisoning, food, noxious, plant
    • epididymis N45.1
      (infectional)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N45.1

      Epididymitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    • erysipelas - see Erysipelas
    • extremity I96
      (lower) (upper)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • Fournier N49.3
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N49.3

      Fournier gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • female N76.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76.89

        Other specified inflammation of vagina and vulva

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
    • fusospirochetal A69.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.0

      Necrotizing ulcerative stomatitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Cancrum oris
      • Fusospirochetal gangrene
      • Noma
      • Stomatitis gangrenosa
    • gallbladder - see Cholecystitis, acute
    • gas (bacillus) A48.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A48.0

      Gas gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Clostridial cellulitis
      • Clostridial myonecrosis
      • following
        • abortion - see Abortion by type complicated by infection
        • ectopic or molar pregnancy O08.0
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O08.0

          Genital tract and pelvic infection following ectopic and molar pregnancy

            2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
          Applicable To
          • Endometritis following ectopic and molar pregnancy
          • Oophoritis following ectopic and molar pregnancy
          • Parametritis following ectopic and molar pregnancy
          • Pelvic peritonitis following ectopic and molar pregnancy
          • Salpingitis following ectopic and molar pregnancy
          • Salpingo-oophoritis following ectopic and molar pregnancy
          Type 1 Excludes
          • sepsis following ectopic and molar pregnancy (O08.82)
          • urinary tract infection (O08.83)
    • glossitis K14.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K14.0

      Glossitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abscess of tongue
      • Ulceration (traumatic) of tongue
      Type 1 Excludes
      • atrophic glossitis (K14.4)
    • hernia - see Hernia, by site, with gangrene
    • intestine, intestinal (hemorrhagic) (massive) K55.069
      - see also Infarct, intestine
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K55.069

      Acute infarction of intestine, part and extent unspecified

        2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • with
        • mesenteric embolism K55.069
          - see also Infarct, intestine
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K55.069

          Acute infarction of intestine, part and extent unspecified

            2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        • obstruction - see Obstruction, intestine
    • laryngitis J04.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J04.0

      Acute laryngitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Edematous laryngitis (acute)
      • Laryngitis (acute) NOS
      • Subglottic laryngitis (acute)
      • Suppurative laryngitis (acute)
      • Ulcerative laryngitis (acute)
      Type 1 Excludes
      • acute obstructive laryngitis (J05.0)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • chronic laryngitis (J37.0)
    • limb I96
      (lower) (upper)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • lung J85.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J85.0

      Gangrene and necrosis of lung

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • spirochetal A69.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.8

        Other specified spirochetal infections

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • lymphangitis I89.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I89.1

      Lymphangitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Chronic lymphangitis
      • Lymphangitis NOS
      • Subacute lymphangitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      • acute lymphangitis (L03.-)
    • Meleney's (synergistic) - see Ulcer, skin
    • mesentery K55.069
      - see also Infarct, intestine
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K55.069

      Acute infarction of intestine, part and extent unspecified

        2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      • with
        • embolism K55.069
          - see also Infarct, intestine
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K55.069

          Acute infarction of intestine, part and extent unspecified

            2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        • intestinal obstruction - see Obstruction, intestine
    • mouth A69.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.0

      Necrotizing ulcerative stomatitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Cancrum oris
      • Fusospirochetal gangrene
      • Noma
      • Stomatitis gangrenosa
    • ovary - see Oophoritis
    • pancreas - see Pancreatitis, acute
    • penis N48.29
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.29

      Other inflammatory disorders of penis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • noninfective N48.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.89

        Other specified disorders of penis

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    • perineum I96
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • pharynx - see also Pharyngitis
      • Vincent's A69.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.1

        Other Vincent's infections

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Fusospirochetal pharyngitis
        • Necrotizing ulcerative (acute) gingivitis
        • Necrotizing ulcerative (acute) gingivostomatitis
        • Spirochetal stomatitis
        • Trench mouth
        • Vincent's angina
        • Vincent's gingivitis
    • presenile I73.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I73.1

      Thromboangiitis obliterans [Buerger's disease]

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • progressive synergistic - see Ulcer, skin
    • pulmonary J85.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J85.0

      Gangrene and necrosis of lung

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • pulpal K04.1
      (dental)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K04.1

      Necrosis of pulp

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Pulpal gangrene
    • quinsy J36
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J36

      Peritonsillar abscess

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Includes
      • abscess of tonsil
      • peritonsillar cellulitis
      • quinsy
      Type 1 Excludes
      • acute tonsillitis (J03.-)
      • chronic tonsillitis (J35.0)
      • retropharyngeal abscess (J39.0)
      • tonsillitis NOS (J03.9-)
      Use Additional
      • code (B95-B97) to identify infectious agent.
    • Raynaud's I73.01
      (symmetric gangrene)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I73.01

      Raynaud's syndrome with gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • retropharyngeal J39.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J39.2

      Other diseases of pharynx

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Cyst of pharynx
      • Edema of pharynx
      Type 2 Excludes
      • chronic pharyngitis (J31.2)
      • ulcerative pharyngitis (J02.9)
    • scrotum N49.3
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N49.3

      Fournier gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • noninfective N50.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N50.89

        Other specified disorders of the male genital organs

          2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
        Applicable To
        • Atrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Chylocele, tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) NOS
        • Edema of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Hypertrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Stricture of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis, and vas deferens
        • Ulcer of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, testis, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Urethroscrotal fistula
    • senile (atherosclerotic) - see Arteriosclerosis, extremities, with, gangrene
    • spermatic cord N49.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N49.1

      Inflammatory disorders of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      Applicable To
      • Vasitis
      • noninfective N50.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N50.89

        Other specified disorders of the male genital organs

          2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
        Applicable To
        • Atrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Chylocele, tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) NOS
        • Edema of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Hypertrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Stricture of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis, and vas deferens
        • Ulcer of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, testis, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Urethroscrotal fistula
    • spine I96
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • spirochetal NEC A69.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.8

      Other specified spirochetal infections

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • spreading cutaneous I96
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • stomatitis A69.0
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.0

      Necrotizing ulcerative stomatitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Cancrum oris
      • Fusospirochetal gangrene
      • Noma
      • Stomatitis gangrenosa
    • symmetrical I73.01
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I73.01

      Raynaud's syndrome with gangrene

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    • testis (infectional) N45.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N45.2

      Orchitis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • noninfective N44.8
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N44.8

        Other noninflammatory disorders of the testis

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    • throat - see also Pharyngitis
      • diphtheritic A36.0
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A36.0

        Pharyngeal diphtheria

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Diphtheritic membranous angina
        • Tonsillar diphtheria
      • Vincent's A69.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code A69.1

        Other Vincent's infections

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Fusospirochetal pharyngitis
        • Necrotizing ulcerative (acute) gingivitis
        • Necrotizing ulcerative (acute) gingivostomatitis
        • Spirochetal stomatitis
        • Trench mouth
        • Vincent's angina
        • Vincent's gingivitis
    • thyroid E07.89
      (gland)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code E07.89

      Other specified disorders of thyroid

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abnormality of thyroid-binding globulin
      • Hemorrhage of thyroid
      • Infarction of thyroid
    • tooth K04.1
      (pulp)
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K04.1

      Necrosis of pulp

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Pulpal gangrene
    • tuberculous NEC - see Tuberculosis
    • tunica vaginalis N49.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N49.1

      Inflammatory disorders of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      Applicable To
      • Vasitis
      • noninfective N50.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N50.89

        Other specified disorders of the male genital organs

          2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
        Applicable To
        • Atrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Chylocele, tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) NOS
        • Edema of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Hypertrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Stricture of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis, and vas deferens
        • Ulcer of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, testis, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Urethroscrotal fistula
    • umbilicus I96
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

      Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Gangrenous cellulitis
      Type 1 Excludes
      Type 2 Excludes
      • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • uterus - see Endometritis
    • uvulitis K12.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.2

      Cellulitis and abscess of mouth

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Cellulitis of mouth (floor)
      • Submandibular abscess
      Type 2 Excludes
    • vas deferens N49.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N49.1

      Inflammatory disorders of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      Applicable To
      • Vasitis
      • noninfective N50.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N50.89

        Other specified disorders of the male genital organs

          2017 - New Code 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
        Applicable To
        • Atrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Chylocele, tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) NOS
        • Edema of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Hypertrophy of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Stricture of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis, and vas deferens
        • Ulcer of scrotum, seminal vesicle, spermatic cord, testis, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
        • Urethroscrotal fistula
    • vulva N76.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76.89

      Other specified inflammation of vagina and vulva

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
    • with diabetes (mellitus) - see Diabetes, gangrene