ICD-10-CM Code N99.5
Complications of stoma of urinary tract
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code N99.5 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of N99.5 that describes the diagnosis 'complications of stoma of urinary tract' in more detail.
- N99.5 Complications of stoma of urinary tract NON-BILLABLE
- N99.51 of NON-BILLABLE
- N99.52 of stoma of urinary tract NON-BILLABLE
- N99.53 of stoma of urinary tract NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for N99.5 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 ExcludesType-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
- Mechanical complication of urinary (indwelling) catheter - instead, use code T83.0-