ICD-10-CM Code R82.7
Abnormal findings on microbiological examination of urine
| ICD-10 from 2011 - 2016
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
R82.7 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of abnormal findings on microbiological examination of urine. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for R82.7 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.
- Positive culture findings of urine
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."
- Colonization status - instead, use code Z22.-
- DRG Group #695-696 - Kidney and urinary tract signs and symptoms with MCC.
- DRG Group #695-696 - Kidney and urinary tract signs and symptoms without MCC.
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'R82.7 - Abnormal findings on microbiological examination of urine'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
Other nonspecific findings on examination of urine (approximate match)
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 R82.7 and a single ICD9 code, 791.9 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.
Parent Code: R82 - Other and unspecified abnormal findings in urine