Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 592.0
Calculus of kidney
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 592.0 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 592.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Calculus of kidney (kidney stone)
  • Calculus of kidney and ureter
  • Hydronephrosis w renal and ureteral calculus obstruction
  • Hydronephrosis with obstruction by stones
  • Hydronephrosis with renal and ureteral calculous obstruction
  • Kidney stone
  • Nephrolithiasis
  • Nephrolithiasis (kidney stones)
  • Renal calculus
  • Renal calculus w ureteral calculus
  • Staghorn calculus
  • Staghorn calculus (kidney stone)
Clinical Information
  • Condition marked by the presence of renal calculi, abnormal concretions within the kidney, usually of mineral salts.
592.0 Excludes
  • uric acid nephrolithiasis (274.11)
Applies To
  • Nephrolithiasis NOS
  • Renal calculus or stone
  • Staghorn calculus
  • Stone in kidney
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 592.0 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N20.0 Calculus of kidney
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 592.0:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • kidney 590.2
      • 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
  • Anuria 788.5
    • calculus (impacted) (recurrent) 592.9
  • Calculus, calculi, calculous 592.9
    • anuria (impacted) (recurrent) 592.0
    • calyx (kidney) (renal) 592.0
    • kidney (impacted) (multiple) (pelvis) (recurrent) (staghorn) 592.0
    • nephritic (impacted) (recurrent) 592.0
    • pelvis, encysted 592.0
    • renal (impacted) (recurrent) 592.0
    • staghorn 592.0
  • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
    • kidney (calyx) (pelvis) 593.89
      • with calculus 592.0
    • renal (calyces) (pelvis) 593.89
      • with calculus 592.0
  • 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
  • Nephritis, nephritic (albuminuric) (azotemic) (congenital) (degenerative) (diffuse) (disseminated) (epithelial) (familial) (focal) (granulomatous) (hemorrhagic) (infantile) (nonsuppurative, excretory) (uremic) 583.9
    • calculous, calculus 592.0
  • Nephrolithiasis (congenital) (pelvis) (recurrent) 592.0
  • Pelviolithiasis 592.0
  • Staghorn calculus 592.0
  • Stone(s) - see also Calculus
    • kidney 592.0
    • renal 592.0
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