Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 307.7
Encopresis
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 307.7 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 307.7 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Encopresis, functional
  • Functional encopresis
Clinical Information
  • An elimination disorder characterized by fecal incontinence, whether involuntary or intentional, which is not due to a medical condition and which occurs at an age of at least 4 years.
  • Incontinence of feces not due to organic defect or illness.
307.7 Excludes
Applies To
  • Encopresis (continuous) (discontinuous) of nonorganic origin
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 307.7 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM F98.1 Encopresis not due to a substance or known physiological condition
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 307.7:
  • Encopresis (see also Incontinence, feces) 787.60
    • nonorganic origin 307.7
  • Incontinence 788.30
    • feces, fecal 787.60
      • due to hysteria 300.11
      • nonorganic origin 307.7
  • Loss
    • control, sphincter, rectum 787.60
      • nonorganic origin 307.7
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