- Chapter 10
- Section 590-599
- Code 590.8
ICD-9-CM Code 590.8
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Non-Billable Code Non-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.
Long ICD9 Description: Other pyelonephritis or pyonephrosis not specified as acute or chronic
Short ICD9 Description: None specified
590 - Infections of kidney