Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 608.84
Chylocele of tunica vaginalis
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Male Only Dx

  • ICD-9-CM 608.84 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 608.84 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: 608.84 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N50.8 Other specified disorders of male genital organs
Approximate Synonyms
  • Chylocele
  • Scrotal chylocele
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 608.84 is only applicable to male patients.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 608.84:
  • Chylocele (nonfilarial) 457.8
    • tunica vaginalis (nonfilarial) 608.84
      • filarial (see also Infestation, filarial) 125.9
  • Hematocele (congenital) (diffuse) (idiopathic) 608.83
    • testis 608.84
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