Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 590.3
Pyeloureteritis cystica
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 590.3 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 590.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Applies To
  • Infection of renal pelvis and ureter
  • Ureteritis cystica
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 590.3 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N28.84 Pyelitis cystica
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N28.85 Pyeloureteritis cystica
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N28.86 Ureteritis cystica
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 590.3:
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • kidney (cortex) (hematogenous) 590.9
      • with
        • abortion - see Abortion, by type, with urinary tract infection
        • calculus 592.0
        • ectopic pregnancy (see also categories 633.0-633.9) 639.8
        • molar pregnancy (see also categories 630-632) 639.8
      • complicating pregnancy or puerperium 646.6
        • affecting fetus or newborn 760.1
      • following
      • pelvis and ureter 590.3
    • renal (see also Infection, kidney) 590.9
      • pelvis and ureter 590.3
  • Pyelitis (congenital) (uremic) 590.80
    • cystica 590.3
  • Pyelo-ureteritis cystica 590.3
  • Ureteritis 593.89
    • cystica 590.3
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