Esophageal obstruction K22.2

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Esophageal obstruction" is "K22.2". K22.2 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • K22.2 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM K22.2 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K22.2 - other international versions of ICD-10 K22.2 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Compression of esophagus
  • Constriction of esophagus
  • Stenosis of esophagus
  • Stricture of esophagus
Type 1 Excludes:
  • congenital stenosis or stricture of esophagus (Q39.3)

Codes: = Billable

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.