Specific code icon 2017 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N32.9

Bladder disorder, unspecified

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code

  • N32.9 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N32.9. Other international versions of ICD-10 N32.9 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Clinical Information
  • A non-neoplastic or neoplastic disorder affecting the urinary bladder. A representative example of non-neoplastic bladder disorder is bacterial bladder infection. A representative example of neoplastic bladder disorder is bladder carcinoma.
  • Disease or disorder of the urinary bladder, the musculomembranous sac in the anterior of the pelvic cavity that serves as a reservoir for urine, which it receives through the ureters and discharges through the urethra.
  • Pathological processes of the urinary bladder.
  • The bladder is a hollow organ in your lower abdomen that stores urine. Many conditions can affect your bladder. Some common ones are
    • cystitis - inflammation of the bladder, often from an infection
    • urinary incontinence - loss of bladder control
    • interstitial cystitis - a chronic problem that causes bladder pain and frequent, urgent urination
    • bladder cancer
    doctors diagnose bladder diseases using different tests. These include urine tests, x-rays, and an examination of the bladder wall with a scope called a cystoscope. Treatment depends on the cause of the problem. It may include medicines and, in severe cases, surgery.
Approximate Synonyms
  • Bladder disorder
  • Bladder lesion
  • Bladder mass
  • Disorder of bladder
  • Disorder of urinary bladder
  • Lesion of bladder
  • Mass of bladder
  • Mass of urinary bladder
ICD-10-CM N32.9 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 698 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with mcc
  • 699 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with cc
  • 700 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM N32.9 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM N32.9: