ICD-10-CM Code for Other esophagitis K20.8

ICD-10 code K20.8 for Other esophagitis is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Diseases of the digestive system .

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Other esophagitis


Excludes1: erosion of esophagus (K22.1-)
esophagitis with gastro-esophageal reflux disease (K21.0-)
reflux esophagitis (K21.0-)
ulcerative esophagitis (K22.1-)

Excludes2: eosinophilic gastritis or gastroenteritis (K52.81)

Use additional code to identify:
alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)

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