Toxic gastroenteritis and colitis K52.1

  • K52.1 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 K52.1 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K52.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 K52.1 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Drug-induced gastroenteritis and colitis
Use Additional:
  • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
Code First:
  • (T51-T65) to identify toxic agent

Codes: = Billable

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