Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 787.60
Full incontinence of feces
  • Short description: Full incontinence-feces.
  • ICD-9-CM 787.60 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 787.60 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 787.60.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 787.60: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 787.60 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R15.9 Full incontinence of feces
Approximate Synonyms
  • Encopresis
  • Encopresis (fecal soiling)
  • Encopresis, primary
  • Encopresis, primary, organic
  • Encopresis, secondary
  • Encopresis, secondary, organic
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Full fecal incontinence
  • Incontinence of feces
  • Incontinent of feces
  • Primary encopresis
  • Primary functional encopresis
  • Primary organic encopresis
  • Secondary encopresis
  • Secondary functional encopresis
  • Secondary organic encopresis
Applies To
  • Fecal incontinence NOS
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 787.60:
  • Encopresis (see also Incontinence, feces) 787.60
  • Incontinence 788.30
    • anal sphincter 787.60
    • feces, fecal 787.60
    • rectal 787.60
  • Loss
    • control, sphincter, rectum 787.60
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