ICD-10-CM Code K29.20
Alcoholic gastritis without bleeding
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
K29.20 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of alcoholic gastritis without bleeding. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code K292 is used to code Gastritis
Gastritis is inflammation of the lining of the stomach. It may occur as a short episode or may be of a long duration. The most common symptom is upper abdominal pain. Other symptoms include nausea and vomiting, bloating, loss of appetite, and heart burn. Others may have no symptoms. Complications may include bleeding, stomach ulcers, and stomach tumors. When due to autoimmune problems, low red blood cells due to not enough vitamin B12 may occur, a condition known as pernicious anemia.
|MeSH Codes:||D005756, D005756, D005756, D005756, D005756, D005756|
|ICD 9 Codes:||535.0, 535.1, 535.2, 535.3, 535.4, 535.5|
Micrograph showing gastritis. H&E stain.
- DRG Group #391-392 - Esophagitis, gastroent and misc digest disorders with MCC.
- DRG Group #391-392 - Esophagitis, gastroent and misc digest disorders without MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K29.20 - Alcoholic gastritis without bleeding'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 535.30 was previously used, K29.20 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.