ICD-10-CM Code for Chronic idiopathic constipation K59.04

ICD-10 code K59.04 for Chronic idiopathic constipation is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Diseases of the digestive system .

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Chronic idiopathic constipation
Functional constipation


Excludes1: fecal impaction (K56.41)
incomplete defecation (R15.0)


Excludes1: change in bowel habit NOS (R19.4)
intestinal malabsorption (K90.-)
psychogenic intestinal disorders (F45.8)

Excludes2: functional disorders of stomach (K31.-)

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