Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 599.69
Urinary obstruction, not elsewhere classified
  • Short description: Urinary obstruction NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 599.69 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 599.69 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 599.69.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy (enlarged prostate)
  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy with outflow obstruction
  • BPH w urinary obstruction
  • Chronic obstructive pyelonephritis
  • Complete obstruction of the urinary tract
  • Lower urinary tract obstructive syndrome
  • Obstruction of urethra
  • Partial obstruction of the urinary tract
  • Stricture of urological anastomosis
  • Upper urinary tract dilatation and obstruction
  • Urinary outflow obstruction
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 599.69 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM N13.9 Obstructive and reflux uropathy, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 599.69:
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • urinary (moderate) 599.60
      • organ or tract (lower) 599.60
        • due to
          • benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) - see category 600
        • specified NEC 599.69
          • due to
            • benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) - see category 600
      • prostatic valve 596.0
      • specified NEC 599.69
        • due to
          • benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH) - see category 600
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