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ICD 10 Coding Alert

Diagnosis Spotlight:
Drill Down for Functional Dyspepsia Specifics With K30

Hint: You cannot report K30 for psychogenic dyspepsia. When reporting a diagnosis of functional dyspepsia, you’ll have a very specific code in ICD-10 for this condition, whereas, in ICD-9, you’re limited to a more generic code that covers all functional disorders of the stomach. ICD-9: You report a diagnosis of functional dyspepsia using the ICD-9 code 536.8 (Dyspepsia and other [...]