Non-specific code icon 2014 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N43

Hydrocele and spermatocele

  • N43 is not a billable ICD-10-CM diagnosis code and cannot be used to indicate a medical diagnosis as there are 4 codes below N43 that describe this diagnosis in greater detail.
  • ICD-10-CM codes become active beginning October 1, 2014, therefore, this and all ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
Type 1 Excludes
  • congenital hydrocele (P83.5)
Includes
  • hydrocele of spermatic cord, testis or tunica vaginalis