Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 629.1
Hydrocele, canal of nuck
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Female Only Dx

  • ICD-9-CM 629.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 629.1 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: 629.1 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N94.89 Other specified conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
Approximate Synonyms
  • Female canal of nuck hydrocele
  • Hydrocele of canal of Nuck
  • Hydrocele, canal of nuck, female
629.1 Excludes
Applies To
  • Cyst of canal of Nuck (acquired)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 629.1 is only applicable to female patients.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 629.1:
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • canal of Nuck (acquired) (serous) 629.1
  • Hydrocele (calcified) (chylous) (idiopathic) (infantile) (inguinal canal) (recurrent) (senile) (spermatic cord) (testis) (tunica vaginalis) 603.9
    • canal of Nuck (female) 629.1
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