Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 753.21
Congenital obstruction of ureteropelvic junction
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 753.21 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 753.21 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: 753.21 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM Q62.11 Congenital occlusion of ureteropelvic junction
Approximate Synonyms
  • Congenital pelviureteric junction obstruction
  • Congenital ureteropelvic junction obstruction
  • Obstruction of ureteropelvic junction, congenital
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 753.21:
  • Atresia, atretic (congenital) 759.89
    • ureteropelvic junction 753.21
  • Obstruction, obstructed, obstructive
    • ureteropelvic junction, congenital 753.21
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
    • ureteropelvic junction 593.3
      • congenital 753.21
  • Valve, valvular (formation) - see also condition
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