2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N43

Hydrocele and spermatocele

Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as N43. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • congenital hydrocele (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P83.5

    Congenital hydrocele

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx Code on Newborn Record
    P83.5
    )
Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • hydrocele of spermatic cord, testis or tunica vaginalis
The following code(s) above N43 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to N43:
  • N00-N99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range N00-N99

    Diseases of the genitourinary system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the genitourinary system
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N43
N42.30 Unspecified dysplasia of prostate
N42.31 Prostatic intraepithelial neoplasia
N42.32 Atypical small acinar proliferation of prostate
N42.39 Other dysplasia of prostate
N42.8 Other specified disorders of prostate
N42.81 Prostatodynia syndrome
N42.82 Prostatosis syndrome
N42.83 Cyst of prostate
N42.89 Other specified disorders of prostate
N42.9 Disorder of prostate, unspecified
N43 Hydrocele and spermatocele
N43.0 Encysted hydrocele
N43.1 Infected hydrocele
N43.2 Other hydrocele
N43.3 Hydrocele, unspecified
N43.4 Spermatocele of epididymis
N43.40 …… unspecified
N43.41 …… single
N43.42 …… multiple
N44 Noninflammatory disorders of testis
N44.0 Torsion of testis

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