2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 787.6
Incontinence of feces
- Involuntary defecation.
- failure of control of the anal sphincters, with involuntary passage of feces and flatus; it may be either psychogenic or organic in origin.
- Change in normal bowel habits characterized by involuntary passage of stool
- There are 4 ICD-9-CM codes below 787.6 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.