Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 608.0
Seminal vesiculitis
  • Billable Code
  • Male Only Dx
  • ICD-9-CM 608.0 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 608.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
608.0 Excludes
Applies To
  • Abscess of seminal vesicle
  • Cellulitis of seminal vesicle
  • Vesiculitis (seminal)
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to identify organism
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 608.0 is only applicable to male patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 608.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N49.0 Inflammatory disorders of seminal vesicle
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 608.0:
  • Abscess (acute) (chronic) (infectional) (lymphangitic) (metastatic) (multiple) (pyogenic) (septic) (with lymphangitis) (see also Cellulitis) 682.9
    • seminal vesicle 608.0
  • Boil (see also Carbuncle) 680.9
    • seminal vesicle 608.0
  • Carbuncle 680.9
    • seminal vesicle 608.0
  • Cellulitis (diffuse) (with lymphangitis) (see also Abscess) 682.9
    • seminal vesicle 608.0
  • Diverticula, diverticulosis, diverticulum (acute) (multiple) (perforated) (ruptured) 562.10
    • seminal vesicle 608.0
  • Furuncle 680.9
    • seminal vesicle 608.0
  • Gonecystitis (see also Vesiculitis) 608.0
  • Infection, infected, infective (opportunistic) 136.9
    • seminal vesicle (see also Vesiculitis) 608.0
  • Perivesiculitis (seminal) (see also Vesiculitis) 608.0
  • Seminal
    • vesiculitis (see also Vesiculitis) 608.0
  • Vesiculitis (seminal) 608.0
    • gonorrheal (acute) 098.14
      • chronic or duration of 2 months or over 098.34
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