ICD-10-CM Code N48.0
Leukoplakia of penis
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Male OnlyCode is only used for male patients.
N48.0 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of leukoplakia of penis. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code N480 is used to code Leukoplakia
Leukoplakia (also termed leucoplakia, leukokeratosis, leukoplasia, idiopathic leukoplakia, idiopathic keratosis, or idiopathic white patch), normally refers to a condition where areas of keratosis appear as firmly attached white patches on the mucous membranes of the oral cavity, although the term is sometimes used for white patches of other gastrointestinal tract mucosal sites, or mucosal surfaces of the urinary tract and genitals.
|MeSH Codes:||D007971, D007971, D007971, D007971, D007971, D007971|
|ICD 9 Codes:||528.6, 530.83, 607.0, 622.2, 623.1, 624.0|
Oral leukoplakia on the buccal mucosa.
Coding Notes for N48.0 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Balanitis xerotica obliterans
- Kraurosis of penis
- Lichen sclerosus of external male genital organs
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Carcinoma in situ of penis - instead, use code D07.4
- DRG Group #729-730 - Other male reproductive system diagnoses with CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #729-730 - Other male reproductive system diagnoses without CC or MCC.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Male (finding)
- Lichen sclerosus of penis (disorder)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'N48.0 - Leukoplakia of penis'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Codes GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code N48.0 and a single ICD9 code, 607.81 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.