Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 753.6
Atresia and stenosis of urethra and bladder neck
  • 2015
  • Billable Code
  • ICD-9-CM 753.6 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 753.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Congenital bladder neck stricture
  • Congenital obstruction of bladder neck
  • Congenital posterior urethral valve
  • Congenital posterior urethral valves
  • Congenital stricture of urethra
  • Congenital stricture of urinary meatus
  • Congenital urethral meatus stricture
  • Congenital urethral stricture
Applies To
  • Congenital obstruction:
    • bladder neck
    • urethra
  • Congenital stricture of:
    • urethra (valvular)
    • urinary meatus
    • vesicourethral orifice
  • Imperforate urinary meatus
  • Impervious urethra
  • Urethral valve formation
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 753.6 converts approximately to:
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q64.2 Congenital posterior urethral valves
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q64.31 Congenital bladder neck obstruction
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q64.32 Congenital stricture of urethra
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q64.33 Congenital stricture of urinary meatus
  • 2015 ICD-10-CM Q64.39 Other atresia and stenosis of urethra and bladder neck
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 753.6:
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