Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 606.1
Oligospermia
  • Billable Code
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)
  • Male Only Dx
  • ICD-9-CM 606.1 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 606.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Drug induced oligospermia
  • Oligospermia due to infection
  • Oligospermia due to obstruction
  • Oligospermia due to radiation
  • Oligospermia due to systemic disease
  • Oligozoospermia
  • Oligozoospermia due to drug therapy
  • Oligozoospermia due to infection
  • Oligozoospermia due to obstruction of efferent ducts
  • Oligozoospermia due to radiation
  • Oligozoospermia due to systemic disease
Clinical Information
  • A condition of suboptimal concentration of spermatozoa in the ejaculated semen to ensure successful fertilization of an ovum. In humans, oligospermia is defined as a sperm count below 20 million per milliliter semen.
  • A disorder characterized by a decrease in the number of spermatozoa in the semen.
  • Decreased number of spermatozoa in the semen.
Applies To
  • Infertility due to:
    • germinal cell desquamation
    • hypospermatogenesis
    • incomplete spermatogenic arrest
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 606.1 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
  • 606.1 is only applicable to male patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 606.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N46.11 Organic oligospermia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 606.1:
  • Hypofertility
    • male 606.1
  • Hypospermatogenesis 606.1
  • Infertility
    • male 606.9
      • absolute 606.0
      • due to
        • azoospermia 606.0
        • drug therapy 606.8
        • extratesticular cause NEC 606.8
        • germinal cell
          • aplasia 606.0
          • desquamation 606.1
        • hypospermatogenesis 606.1
        • infection 606.8
        • obstruction, afferent ducts 606.8
        • oligospermia 606.1
        • radiation 606.8
        • spermatogenic arrest (complete) 606.0
          • incomplete 606.1
        • systemic disease 606.8
  • Oligospermia 606.1
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