Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 598.00
Urethral structure due to unspecified infection
  • Short description: Urethr strict:infect NOS.
  • ICD-9-CM 598.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 598.00 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 598.00.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 598.00: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 598.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N35.111 Postinfective urethral stricture, not elsewhere classified, male, meatal
Approximate Synonyms
  • Female postinfective urethral stricture
  • Male postinfective anterior urethral stricture
  • Male postinfective bulbous urethral stricture
  • Male postinfective membranous urethral stricture
  • Male postinfective urethral meatus stricture
  • Male postinfective urethral stricture
  • Postinfective anterior urethral stricture
  • Postinfective bulbous urethral stricture
  • Postinfective membranous urethral stricture
  • Postinfective urethral meatal stricture of male
  • Postinfective urethral stricture of female
  • Postinfective urethral stricture of male
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 598.00:
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