Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 596.6
Rupture of bladder nontraumatic
  • Short description: Bladder rupt, nontraum.
  • ICD-9-CM 596.6 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 596.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Nontraumatic bladder rupture
  • Nontraumatic rupture of bladder
  • Spontaneous rupture of bladder (disorder)
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 596.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N32.89 Other specified disorders of bladder
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 596.6:
  • Perforation, perforative (nontraumatic)
    • bladder (urinary) 596.6
      • with
        • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with damage to pelvic organs
        • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.2
        • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.2
      • following
      • obstetrical trauma 665.5
  • Puncture (traumatic) - see also Wound, open, by site
    • bladder, nontraumatic 596.6
  • Rupture, ruptured 553.9
    • bladder (sphincter) 596.6
      • with
        • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with damage to pelvic organs
        • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.2
        • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.2
      • following
      • nontraumatic 596.6
      • obstetrical trauma 665.5
      • spontaneous 596.6
      • traumatic - see Injury, internal, bladder
    • vesical (urinary) 596.6
      • traumatic - see Injury, internal, bladder
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