ICD-10-CM Code K28
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code K28 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the nine child codes of K28 that describes the diagnosis 'gastrojejunal ulcer' in more detail.
- K28 Gastrojejunal ulcer NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for K28 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Includes Notes:
IncludesIncludes notes further define, or give examples of, conditions included in the section.
- Anastomotic ulcer (peptic) or erosion
- Gastrocolic ulcer (peptic) or erosion
- Gastrointestinal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
- Gastrojejunal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
- Jejunal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
- Marginal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
- Stomal ulcer (peptic) or erosion
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code to identify:
- Alcohol abuse and dependence See code F10.-
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Primary ulcer of small intestine - instead, use code K63.3
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K28 - Gastrojejunal ulcer'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code K28. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.