ICD-10-CM Code N36.2
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
N36.2 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of urethral caruncle. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code N362 is used to code Urethral caruncle
A urethral caruncle is a benign cutaneous condition characterized by distal urethral lesions that are most commonly found in postmenopausal females. Urethral caruncles are frequently associated with atrophic genital epithelium in elderly patients. They can become a source of chronic hematuria, infection, and urethritis.
|ICD 9 Code:||599.3|
- DRG Group #698-700 - Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #698-700 - Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #698-700 - Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses without CC or MCC.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'N36.2 - Urethral caruncle'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code N36.2. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.
Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official exact match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that in all cases where the ICD9 code 599.3 was previously used, N36.2 is the appropriate modern ICD10 code.