Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 593.6
Postural proteinuria
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 593.6 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 593.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Orthostatic proteinuria
593.6 Excludes
Applies To
  • Benign postural proteinuria
  • Orthostatic proteinuria
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 593.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R80.2 Orthostatic proteinuria, unspecified
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 593.6:
  • Albuminuria, albuminuric (acute) (chronic) (subacute) 791.0
    • cyclic 593.6
    • idiopathic 593.6
    • orthostatic 593.6
    • postural 593.6
    • recurrent physiologic 593.6
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • Pavy's 593.6
  • Pavy's disease 593.6
  • Proteinuria (see also Albuminuria) 791.0
    • orthostatic 593.6
    • postural 593.6
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 593.6 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.