ICD-10-CM Code K61
Abscess of anal and rectal regions
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 K61 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the five child codes of K61 that describes the diagnosis 'abscess of anal and rectal regions' in more detail.
- K61 Abscess of anal and rectal regions NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for K61 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.
- Abscess of anal and rectal regions
- Cellulitis of anal and rectal regions
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K61 - Abscess of anal and rectal regions'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code K61. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.