Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 790.93
Elevated prostate specific antigen [PSA]
  • Billable Code
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)
  • Male Only Dx
  • Questionable As Admission Dx
  • Short description: Elvtd prstate spcf antgn.
  • ICD-9-CM 790.93 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 790.93 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Elevated prostate specific antigen
  • Elevated prostate specific antigen (psa) measurement
  • Elevated prostate specific antigen measurement
  • Raised prostate specific antigen
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 790.93 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
  • 790.93 is only applicable to male patients.
  • 790.93 is not usually sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 790.93 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM R97.2 Elevated prostate specific antigen [PSA]
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 790.93:
  • Elevation
    • prostate specific antigen (PSA) 790.93
  • Findings, (abnormal), without diagnosis (examination) (laboratory test) 796.4
    • prostate specific antigen (PSA) 790.93
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