2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 016.56
Tuberculosis of other male genital organs, tubercle bacilli not found by bacteriological or histological examination, but tuberculosis confirmed by other methods [inoculation of animals]
- Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
- Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
- Male Only Dx
- ICD-9-CM 016.56 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 016.56 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM
converts approximately to:
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A18.14 Tuberculosis of prostate
- 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A18.15 Tuberculosis of other male genital organs
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
- 016.56 is only applicable to male patients.