Specific code icon 2016/17 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P83.5

Congenital hydrocele

    2016 2017 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx

  • P83.5 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 P83.5. Other international versions of ICD-10 P83.5 may differ.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.

Approximate Synonyms
  • Hydrocele, infant
  • Infantile hydrocele
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • P83.5 is applicable to male patients.
  • P83.5 should be used on the newborn record - not on the maternal record.
ICD-10-CM P83.5 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group (MS-DRG v34.0):
  • 794 Neonate with other significant problems

Convert ICD-10-CM P83.5 to ICD-9-CM

The following ICD-10-CM Index entries contain back-references to ICD-10-CM P83.5: