2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.89

Other specified disorders of penis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
  • N48.89 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM N48.89 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N48.89 - other international versions of ICD-10 N48.89 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • N48.89 is applicable to male patients.
The following code(s) above N48.89 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 N48.89:
  • N00-N99
    2020 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Acquired synechiae of foreskin of penis
  • Chordee
  • Chordee of penis
  • Edema of penis
  • Nontraumatic hematoma of penis
  • Pain in penis
  • Penile pain
  • Penile vascular disorder
  • Sebaceous cyst of penis
  • Sebaceous cyst, penile
  • Synechiae foreskin of penis, acquired
  • Vascular disorder of penis
ICD-10-CM N48.89 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 729 Other male reproductive system diagnoses with cc/mcc
  • 730 Other male reproductive system diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert N48.89 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N48.89:
  • Atrophy, atrophic (of)
    • corpus cavernosum N48.89
    • penis N48.89
  • Calcification
    • corpora cavernosa N48.89 (penis)
    • penis N48.89
  • Chordee (nonvenereal) N48.89
  • Cicatrix (adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) L90.5
    - see also Scar
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L90.5

    Scar conditions and fibrosis of skin

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Adherent scar (skin)
    • Cicatrix
    • Disfigurement of skin due to scar
    • Fibrosis of skin NOS
    • Scar NOS
    Type 2 Excludes
    • penis N48.89
  • Cyst (colloid) (mucous) (simple) (retention)
    • penis N48.89 (sebaceous)
    • Tyson's gland N48.89
  • Deformity Q89.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q89.9

    Congenital malformation, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
    Applicable To
    • Congenital anomaly NOS
    • Congenital deformity NOS
    • penis (glans) (congenital) Q55.69
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q55.69

      Other congenital malformation of penis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx POA Exempt
      Applicable To
      • Congenital malformation of penis NOS
      • acquired N48.89
  • Degeneration, degenerative
    • penis N48.89
  • Disease, diseased - see also Syndrome
    • corpus cavernosum N48.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.9

      Disorder of penis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • specified NEC N48.89
    • penis N48.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.9

      Disorder of penis, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • specified NEC N48.89
  • Edema, edematous (infectious) (pitting) (toxic) R60.9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R60.9

    Edema, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fluid retention NOS
    • penis N48.89
  • Fistula (cutaneous) L98.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.8

    Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • penis N48.89
  • Gangrene, gangrenous (connective tissue) (dropsical) (dry) (moist) (skin) (ulcer) I96
    - see also Necrosis
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I96

    Gangrene, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Gangrenous cellulitis
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    • gangrene in diabetes mellitus (E08-E13 with .52)
    • corpora cavernosa N48.29
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.29

      Other inflammatory disorders of penis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • noninfective N48.89
    • penis N48.29
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N48.29

      Other inflammatory disorders of penis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • noninfective N48.89
  • Hematoma (traumatic) (skin surface intact) - see also Contusion
    • penis (nontraumatic) N48.89
    • corpus cavernosum N48.89 (nontraumatic)
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • penis N48.89
  • Hypertrophy, hypertrophic
    • corpora cavernosa N48.89
    • penis N48.89
  • Irritation
    • penis N48.89
  • Keratosis L57.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L57.0

    Actinic keratosis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Keratosis NOS
    • Senile keratosis
    • Solar keratosis
    • penile N48.89
  • Ossification
    • penis N48.89
  • Pain(s) R52
    - see also Painful
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R52

    Pain, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acute pain NOS
    • Generalized pain NOS
    • Pain NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute and chronic pain, not elsewhere classified (G89.-)
    • localized pain, unspecified type - code to pain by site, such as:
    • abdomen pain (R10.-)
    • back pain (M54.9)
    • breast pain (N64.4)
    • chest pain (R07.1-R07.9)
    • ear pain (H92.0-)
    • eye pain (H57.1)
    • headache (R51)
    • joint pain (M25.5-)
    • limb pain (M79.6-)
    • lumbar region pain (M54.5)
    • pelvic and perineal pain (R10.2)
    • shoulder pain (M25.51-)
    • spine pain (M54.-)
    • throat pain (R07.0)
    • tongue pain (K14.6)
    • tooth pain (K08.8)
    • renal colic (N23)
    • pain disorders exclusively related to psychological factors (F45.41)
    • penis N48.89
  • Strangulation, strangulated - see also Asphyxia, traumatic
  • Thrombosis, thrombotic (bland) (multiple) (progressive) (silent) (vessel) I82.90
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code I82.90

    Acute embolism and thrombosis of unspecified vein

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Embolism of vein NOS
    • Thrombosis (vein) NOS
    • corpus cavernosum N48.89

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N48.89
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
N49 Inflammatory disorders of male genital organs, not elsewhere classified
N49.0 Inflammatory disorders of seminal vesicle
N49.1 Inflammatory disorders of spermatic cord, tunica vaginalis and vas deferens
N49.2 Inflammatory disorders of scrotum
N49.3 Fournier gangrene
N49.8 Inflammatory disorders of other specified male genital organs
N49.9 Inflammatory disorder of unspecified male genital organ
N50 Other and unspecified disorders of male genital organs
N50.0 Atrophy of testis

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