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Code: K25.9
Gastric ulcer, unspecified as acute or chronic, without hemorrhage or perforation
Parent Code Notes: K25
Excludes1: acute gastritis (K29.0-)
peptic ulcer NOS (K27.-)
Includes: erosion (acute) of stomach
pylorus ulcer (peptic)
stomach ulcer (peptic)
Use additional code to identify:
alcohol abuse and dependence (F10.-)

Category Notes
Diseases of esophagus, stomach and duodenum (K20-K31)
Excludes 2: hiatus hernia (K44.-)

Coding Guidelines
Diseases of the digestive system (K00-K95)
Excludes 2: certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
neoplasms (C00-D49)
symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)

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Given the info provided, I would suggest K25.9, Gastric ulcer, unspecified as acute or chronic, without hemorrhage or perforation.
 
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