Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 344.61
Cauda equina syndrome with neurogenic bladder
  • Short description: Neurogenic bladder.
  • ICD-9-CM 344.61 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 344.61 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 344.61.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 344.61: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cauda equina syndrome w neurogenic bladder
  • Detrusor hyperreflexia
  • Detrusor hyperreflexia of bladder (disorder)
Applies To
  • Acontractile bladder
  • Autonomic hyperreflexia of bladder
  • Cord bladder
  • Detrusor hyperreflexia
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 344.61 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM G83.4 Cauda equina syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 344.61:
  • Acontractile bladder 344.61
  • Atonia, atony, atonic
    • bladder (sphincter) 596.4
      • neurogenic NEC 596.54
        • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
  • Autonomic, autonomous
  • Compression
    • cauda equina 344.60
      • with neurogenic bladder 344.61
  • Cord - see also condition
    • bladder NEC 344.61
  • Hyperreflexia 796.1
    • bladder, autonomic 596.54
      • with cauda equina 344.61
    • detrusor 344.61
  • Inertia
    • bladder 596.4
      • neurogenic 596.54
        • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
  • Irritability 799.22
    • bladder 596.89
      • neurogenic 596.54
        • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
  • Lesion(s)
    • cauda equina 344.60
      • with neurogenic bladder 344.61
  • Neurogenic - see also condition
    • bladder (atonic) (automatic) (autonomic) (flaccid) (hypertonic) (hypotonic) (inertia) (infranuclear) (irritable) (motor) (nonreflex) (nuclear) (paralysis) (reflex) (sensory) (spastic) (supranuclear) (uninhibited) 596.54
      • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
  • Nonreflex bladder 596.54
    • with cauda equina 344.61
  • Paralysis, paralytic (complete) (incomplete) 344.9
    • bladder (sphincter) 596.53
      • neurogenic 596.54
        • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
      • puerperal, postpartum, childbirth 665.5
      • sensory 596.54
        • with cauda equina 344.61
      • spastic 596.54
        • with cauda equina 344.61
  • Reflex - see also condition
    • neurogenic bladder NEC 596.54
      • atonic 596.54
        • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • compression 958.5
      • cauda equina 344.60
        • with neurogenic bladder 344.61
  • Uninhibited bladder 596.54
    • with cauda equina syndrome 344.61
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