Specific code 2009 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 600.21
Benign localized hyperplasia of prostate with urinary obstruction
  • Short description: BPH LOC W URIN OBS/LUTS.
  • ICD-9-CM 600.21 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 600.21 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2009 version of ICD-9-CM 600.21.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 600.21: 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014.
Applies To
  • Benign localized hyperplasia of prostate with urinary retention
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 600.21 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N40.1 Enlarged prostate with lower urinary tract symptoms
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 600.21:
  • Adenofibroma (M9013/0)
    • prostate 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Adenoma (sessile) (M8140/0) - see also Neoplasm, by site, benign
    • prostate (benign) 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Adenomyoma (M8932/0) - see also Neoplasm, by site, benign
    • prostate 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Benign - see also condition
    • prostate
      • hyperplasia 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
      • neoplasm 222.2
  • Fibroadenoma (M9010/0)
    • prostate 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Fibroma (M8810/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
    • prostate 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Hyperplasia, hyperplastic
    • prostate 600.90
      • with
      • adenofibromatous 600.20
        • with
          • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
          • urinary
            • obstruction 600.21
            • retention 600.21
      • nodular 600.10
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • prostate (asymptomatic) (early) (recurrent) 600.90
      • with
      • adenofibromatous 600.20
        • with
          • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
          • urinary
            • obstruction 600.21
            • retention 600.21
      • benign 600.00
        • with
      • congenital 752.89
  • Leiomyoma (M8890/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
    • prostate (polypoid) 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Myoadenoma, prostate 600.20
    • with
      • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
      • urinary
        • obstruction 600.21
        • retention 600.21
  • Myoma (M8895/0) - see also Neoplasm, connective tissue, benign
    • prostate 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
  • Polyp, polypus
    • prostate 600.20
      • with
        • other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) 600.21
        • urinary
          • obstruction 600.21
          • retention 600.21
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