Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 753.16
Medullary cystic kidney
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 753.16 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 753.16 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Medullary cystic disease (disorder)
  • Medullary cystic disease kidney
  • Medullary cystic disease of the kidney
  • Medullary cystic kidney disease
Applies To
  • Nephronopthisis
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 753.16 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q61.5 Medullary cystic kidney
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 753.16:
  • Cystic - see also condition
    • kidney, congenital 753.10
      • medullary 753.16
      • multiple 753.19
      • polycystic - see Polycystic, kidney
      • single 753.11
      • specified NEC 753.19
  • Medullary
    • cystic kidney 753.16
  • Nephronopthisis 753.16
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