Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 753.22
Congenital obstruction of ureterovesical junction
  • Billable Code
  • Short description: Cong obst ureteroves jnc.
  • ICD-9-CM 753.22 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 753.22 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Congenital hydroureter
  • Congenital megaureter
  • Congenital ureterovesical junction obstruction
  • Congenital ureterovesical obstruction
  • Dilatation of ureter
  • Megaureter, congenital
  • Obstruction of ureterovesical junction, congenital
Applies To
  • Adynamic ureter
  • Congenital hydroureter
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 753.22 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM Q62.12 Congenital occlusion of ureterovesical orifice
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 753.22:
  • Adynamic
    • ureter 753.22
  • Atresia, atretic (congenital) 759.89
    • ureterovesical orifice 753.22
  • Hydroureter 593.5
    • congenital 753.22
  • Megaloureter 593.89
    • congenital 753.22
  • Megaureter 593.89
    • congenital 753.22
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • ureterovesical junction, congenital 753.22
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
    • ureterovesical orifice 593.3
      • congenital 753.22
  • Valve, valvular (formation) - see also condition
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