Other specified diseases of esophagus K22.8

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Other specified diseases of esophagus" is "K22.8". K22.8 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • K22.8 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 K22.8 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K22.8 - other international versions of ICD-10 K22.8 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Hemorrhage of esophagus NOS
Type 2 Excludes:
  • esophageal varices (I85.-)
  • Paterson-Kelly syndrome (D50.1)

Codes: = Billable

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