Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 788.41
Urinary frequency
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015

  • ICD-9-CM 788.41 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 788.41 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: 788.41 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM R35.0 Frequency of micturition
Approximate Synonyms
  • Benign prostatic hypertrophy (enlarged prostate)
  • BPH w urinary frequency
  • Increased frequency of urination
  • Urinary frequency due to benign prostatic hypertrophy
Clinical Information
  • A disorder characterized by urination at short intervals
  • Urination at short intervals; it may result from increased urine formation, decreased bladder capacity, or lower urinary tract irritation
Applies To
  • Frequency of micturition
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 788.41:
  • Frequency (urinary) NEC 788.41
    • micturition 788.41
  • Micturition
    • frequency 788.41
  • Pollakiuria 788.41
  • Urination
    • frequent 788.41
  • Urine, urinary - see also condition
    • frequency 788.41
    • secretion
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 788.41 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.