2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.32

Priapism due to disease classified elsewhere

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx Manifestation Code
  • N48.32 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM N48.32 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N48.32 - other international versions of ICD-10 N48.32 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • N48.32 is applicable to male patients.
  • N48.32 describes the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself.
The following code(s) above N48.32 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 N48.32:
  • N00-N99
    2021 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
  • N48.3
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.3

    Priapism

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Painful erection
    Code First
    • underlying cause
    Priapism
Approximate Synonyms
  • Priapism due to sickle cell disease
ICD-10-CM N48.32 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 729 Other male reproductive system diagnoses with cc/mcc
  • 730 Other male reproductive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert N48.32 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to N48.32:
  • Use Additional: D57.09
    , D57.218
    , D57.418
    , D57.438
    , D57.458
    , D57.818
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D57.09

    Hb-SS disease with crisis with other specified complication

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • code to identify complications, such as:
    • cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    • priapism (N48.32)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D57.218

    Sickle-cell/Hb-C disease with crisis with other specified complication

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • code to identify complications, such as:
    • cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    • priapism (N48.32)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D57.418

    Sickle-cell thalassemia, unspecified, with crisis with other specified complication

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • code to identify complications, such as:
    • cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    • priapism (N48.32)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D57.438

    Sickle-cell thalassemia beta zero with crisis with other specified complication

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • HbS-beta zero with other specified complication
    • Sickle-cell beta zero with other specified complication
    Use Additional
    • code to identify complications, such as:
    • cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    • priapism (N48.32)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D57.458

    Sickle-cell thalassemia beta plus with crisis with other specified complication

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • HbS-beta plus with crisis with other specified complication
    • Sickle-cell beta plus with crisis with other specified complication
    Use Additional
    • code to identify complications, such as:
    • cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    • priapism (N48.32)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code D57.818

    Other sickle-cell disorders with crisis with other specified complication

      2021 - New Code Billable/Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • code to identify complications, such as:
    • cholelithiasis (K80.-)
    • priapism (N48.32)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N48.32:
  • Priapism N48.30
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.30

    Priapism, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    • due to
      • disease classified elsewhere N48.32

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N48.32
N48 Other disorders of penis
N48.0 Leukoplakia of penis
N48.1 Balanitis
N48.2 Other inflammatory disorders of penis
N48.21 Abscess of corpus cavernosum and penis
N48.22 Cellulitis of corpus cavernosum and penis
N48.29 Other inflammatory disorders of penis
N48.3 Priapism
N48.30 …… unspecified
N48.31 …… due to trauma
N48.32 …… due to disease classified elsewhere
N48.33 …… drug-induced
N48.39 Other priapism
N48.5 Ulcer of penis
N48.6 Induration penis plastica
N48.8 Other specified disorders of penis
N48.81 Thrombosis of superficial vein of penis
N48.82 Acquired torsion of penis
N48.83 Acquired buried penis
N48.89 Other specified disorders of penis
N48.9 Disorder of penis, unspecified

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.