2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99.5

Complications of stoma of urinary tract

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • N99.5 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM N99.5 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N99.5 - other international versions of ICD-10 N99.5 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (N99.5) and the excluded code together.
  • mechanical complication of urinary catheter (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.0

    Mechanical complication of urinary catheter

      2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • complications of stoma of urinary tract (N99.5-)
    T83.0-
    )
The following code(s) above N99.5 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 N99.5:
  • 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
  • N99
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99

    Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of genitourinary system, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • irradiation cystitis (N30.4-)
    • postoophorectomy osteoporosis with current pathological fracture (M80.8-)
    • postoophorectomy osteoporosis without current pathological fracture (M81.8)
    Intraoperative and postprocedural complications and disorders of genitourinary system, not elsewhere classified
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
Code annotations containing back-references to N99.5:
  • Type 1 Excludes: Z43
    , Z93
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z43

    Encounter for attention to artificial openings

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • closure of artificial openings
    • passage of sounds or bougies through artificial openings
    • reforming artificial openings
    • removal of catheter from artificial openings
    • toilet or cleansing of artificial openings
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    • fitting and adjustment of prosthetic and other devices (Z44-Z46)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z93

    Artificial opening status

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • artificial openings requiring attention or management (Z43.-)
    • complications of external stoma (J95.0-, K94.-, N99.5-)
  • Type 2 Excludes: T83.0
    , T81
    , T83.51
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.0

    Mechanical complication of urinary catheter

      2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • complications of stoma of urinary tract (N99.5-)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T81

    Complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code for adverse effect, if applicable, to identify drug (T36-T50 with fifth or sixth character 5)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T83.51

    Infection and inflammatory reaction due to urinary catheter

      2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • complications of stoma of urinary tract (N99.5-)
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N99.5
N99.111 Postprocedural bulbous urethral stricture, male
N99.112 Postprocedural membranous urethral stricture, male
N99.113 Postprocedural anterior bulbous urethral stricture, male
N99.114 …… unspecified
N99.115 Postprocedural fossa navicularis urethral stricture
N99.116 …… overlapping sites
N99.12 …… female
N99.2 Postprocedural adhesions of vagina
N99.3 Prolapse of vaginal vault after hysterectomy
N99.4 Postprocedural pelvic peritoneal adhesions
N99.5 Complications of stoma of urinary tract
N99.51 Complication of cystostomy
N99.510 Cystostomy hemorrhage
N99.511 Cystostomy infection
N99.512 Cystostomy malfunction
N99.518 Other cystostomy complication
N99.52 Complication of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract
N99.520 Hemorrhage of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract
N99.521 Infection of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract
N99.522 Malfunction of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract
N99.523 Herniation of incontinent stoma of urinary tract

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