ICD-10-CM Code K86.8
Other specified diseases of pancreas
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
K86.8 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other specified diseases of pancreas. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code K86 is used to code Pancreatic diseaseWikipedia
Coding Notes for K86.8 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Aseptic pancreatic necrosis
- Atrophy of pancreas
- Calculus of pancreas
- Cirrhosis of pancreas
- Fibrosis of pancreas
- Pancreatic fat necrosis
- Pancreatic infantilism
- Pancreatic necrosis NOS
- DRG Group #438-440 - Disorders of pancreas except malignancy with MCC.
- DRG Group #438-440 - Disorders of pancreas except malignancy with CC.
- DRG Group #438-440 - Disorders of pancreas except malignancy without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Malnutrition-related diabetes mellitus - fibrocalculous (disorder)
- Chronic fibrosing pancreatitis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'K86.8 - Other specified diseases of pancreas'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code K86.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
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 K86.8 and a single ICD9 code, 577.8 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.