Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 600.00
Hypertrophy (benign) of prostate without urinary obstruction and other lower urinary tract symptom (LUTS)
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)
  • Male Only Dx

  • ICD-9-CM 600.00 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 600.00 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: 600.00 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N40.0 Enlarged prostate without lower urinary tract symptoms
Approximate Synonyms
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (bph)
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia (enlarged prostate)
  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy without outflow obstruction
  • Bph
  • BPH (benign prostatic hypertrophy)
  • BPH WO urinary obstruction
  • Enlarged prostate
  • Large prostate
Clinical Information
  • (hye-per-play-zha) a benign (noncancerous) condition in which an overgrowth of prostate tissue pushes against the urethra and the bladder, blocking the flow of urine
Applies To
  • Hypertrophy (benign) of prostate NOS
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 600.00 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
  • 600.00 is only applicable to male patients.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 600.00:
  • Enlargement, enlarged - see also Hypertrophy
    • prostate (simple) (soft) 600.00
      • with
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • prostate (asymptomatic) (early) (recurrent) 600.90
      • with
      • adenofibromatous 600.20
        • with
      • benign 600.00
        • with
      • congenital 752.89
  • Prostatitis (congestive) (suppurative) 601.9
    • hypertrophic 600.00
      • with
  • Soft - see also condition
    • enlarged prostate 600.00
      • with
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