Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 608.81
Disorders of male genital organs in diseases classified elsewhere
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Male Only Dx
  • Manifestation Code

  • ICD-9-CM 608.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 608.81 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: 608.81 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N51 Disorders of male genital organs in diseases classified elsewhere
Code First
  • Code first underlying disease, as:
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 608.81 is only applicable to male patients.
  • 608.81 describes the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 608.81:
  • Fungus, fungous
    • testis (see also Tuberculosis) 016.5 [608.81]
  • Orchitis (nonspecific) (septic) 604.90
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 016.5 [608.81]
  • Tuberculosis, tubercular, tuberculous (calcification) (calcified) (caseous) (chromogenic acid-fast bacilli) (congenital) (degeneration) (disease) (fibrocaseous) (fistula) (gangrene) (interstitial) (isolated circumscribed lesions) (necrosis) (parenchymatous) (ulcerative) 011.9
    • seminal tract or vesicle 016.5 [608.81]
    • vesiculitis 016.5 [608.81]
  • Vesiculitis (seminal) 608.0
    • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 016.5 [608.81]
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 608.81 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.