Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 788.43
Nocturia
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 788.43 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 788.43 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy (enlarged prostate)
  • BPH W lower urinary tract symptom of nocturia
  • BPH w nocturia
  • Finding of nocturia
  • Nocturia - finding
  • Nocturia (awakening at night to urinate)
  • Nocturia associated with benign prostatic hypertrophy
  • Nocturia due to benign prostatic hypertrophy
Clinical Information
  • Frequent episodes of urination during the night.
  • Frequent urination at night that interrupts sleep. It is often associated with outflow obstruction, diabetes mellitus, or bladder inflammation (cystitis).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 788.43 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R35.1 Nocturia
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 788.43:
  • Frequency (urinary) NEC 788.41
    • nocturnal 788.43
  • Micturition
    • nocturnal 788.43
  • Nocturia 788.43
  • Nocturnal - see also condition
    • frequency (micturition) 788.43
  • Nycturia 788.43
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