Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 601.1
Chronic prostatitis
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • Adult Only Dx (15-124 years)
  • Male Only Dx
  • ICD-9-CM 601.1 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 601.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Prostatitis (inflammation of prostate), chronic
  • Prostatitis, chronic
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 601.1 is only applicable to adult patients aged 15 - 124 years inclusive.
  • 601.1 is only applicable to male patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 601.1 converts directly to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM N41.1 Chronic prostatitis
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 601.1:
  • Prostatitis (congestive) (suppurative) 601.9
    • chronic 601.1
    • subacute 601.1
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 601.1 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2015 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.