Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 788.91
Functional urinary incontinence
  • Short description: Fnctnl urinary incontnce.
  • ICD-9-CM 788.91 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 788.91 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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Disease Synonyms
  • Urinary incontinence, functional
788.91 Excludes
  • urinary incontinence due to physiologic condition (788.30-788.39)
Applies To
  • Urinary incontinence due to cognitive impairment, or severe physical disability or immobility
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 788.91 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R39.81 Functional urinary incontinence
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 788.91:
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