Anal sphincter tear (healed) (nontraumatic) (old) K62.81

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Anal sphincter tear (healed) (nontraumatic) (old)" is "K62.81". K62.81 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • K62.81 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 K62.81 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of K62.81 - other international versions of ICD-10 K62.81 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Tear of anus, nontraumatic
Use Additional:
  • code for any associated fecal incontinence (R15.-)
Type 2 Excludes:
  • anal fissure (K60.-)
  • anal sphincter tear (healed) (old) complicating delivery (O34.7-)
  • traumatic tear of anal sphincter (S31.831)

Codes: = Billable

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