Non-specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 599.6
Urinary obstruction
  • Non-Billable Code
  • There are 2 ICD-9-CM codes below 599.6 that define this diagnosis in greater detail. Do not use this code on a reimbursement claim.
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by blockage of the normal flow of contents of the urinary tract.
  • Blockage of the normal flow of contents of the urinary tract.
599.6 Excludes
  • obstructive nephropathy NOS (593.89)
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