ICD-10-CM Code K50.00
Crohn's disease of small intestine without complications
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
K50.00 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of crohn's disease of small intestine without complications. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code K500 is used to code Ileitis
Ileitis is an inflammation of the ileum, a portion of the small intestine. Crohn's ileitis is a type of Crohn's disease affecting the ileum. Ileitis is caused by the bacterium Lawsonia intracellularis. Inflammatory bowel disease does not associate with Lawsonia intracellularis infection.
- DRG Group #385-387 - Inflammatory bowel disease with MCC.
- DRG Group #385-387 - Inflammatory bowel disease with CC.
- DRG Group #385-387 - Inflammatory bowel disease without CC or MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K50.00 - Crohn's disease of small intestine without complications'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code K50.00 and a single ICD9 code, 555.0 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.