Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 596.1
Intestinovesical fistula
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 596.1 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 596.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Enterovesical fistula
  • Vesicocolic fistula
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by an abnormal communication between the urinary bladder and the intestine.
  • An abnormal communication between the urinary bladder and the intestine.
Applies To
  • Fistula:
    • enterovesical
    • vesicocolic
    • vesicoenteric
    • vesicorectal
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 596.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N32.1 Vesicointestinal fistula
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 596.1:
  • Fistula (sinus) 686.9
    • enterovesical 596.1
    • ileovesical 596.1
    • intestinovesical 596.1
    • rectovesical 596.1
    • sigmoid 569.81
      • vesicoabdominal 596.1
    • vesicocolic 596.1
    • vesicoenteric 596.1
    • vesicointestinal 596.1
    • vesicorectal 596.1
    • vesicosigmoidal 596.1
    • vesicourethrorectal 596.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 596.1 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.