Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 596.2
Vesical fistula not elsewhere classified
  • Short description: Vesical fistula NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 596.2 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 596.2 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 596.2.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 596.2: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Bladder fistula
  • Urethrovesical fistula
  • Vesicocutaneous fistula
  • Vesicoperineal fistula
596.2 Excludes
  • fistula between bladder and female genital tract (619.0)
Applies To
  • Fistula:
    • bladder NOS
    • urethrovesical
    • vesicocutaneous
    • vesicoperineal
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 596.2 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N32.2 Vesical fistula, not elsewhere classified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 596.2:
  • Fistula (sinus) 686.9
    • abdominovesical 596.2
    • bladder (neck) (sphincter) 596.2
      • into seminal vesicle 596.2
    • ureterovesical 596.2
    • urethroperineovesical 596.2
    • urethrovesical 596.2
    • vesical NEC 596.2
    • vesicoabdominal 596.2
    • vesicocutaneous 596.2
    • vesicoperineal 596.2
    • vesicoureteral 596.2
    • vesicourethral 596.2
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