Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 996.64
Infection and inflammatory reaction due to indwelling urinary catheter
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • Short description: React-indwell urin cath.
  • ICD-9-CM 996.64 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 996.64 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 996.64.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 996.64: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 996.64 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM T83.51XA Infection and inflammatory reaction due to indwelling urinary catheter, initial encounter
Approximate Synonyms
  • Infection of bladder catheter
  • Urinary tract infection due to urinary catheter
  • UTI due to indwelling urinary catheter
996.64 Excludes
  • complications due to:
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to identify specified infections, such as:
    Cystitis (595.0-595.9)
    Sepsis (038.0-038.9)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 996.64:
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