2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99.522

Malfunction of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract

    2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • N99.522 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 N99.522 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N99.522 - other international versions of ICD-10 N99.522 may differ.
The following code(s) above N99.522 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 N99.522:
  • 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
  • N99.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99.5

    Complications of stoma of urinary tract

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • mechanical complication of urinary catheter (T83.0-)
    Complications of stoma of urinary tract
ICD-10-CM N99.522 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 698 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with mcc
  • 699 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses with cc
  • 700 Other kidney and urinary tract diagnoses without cc/mcc
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert N99.522 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): Revised code
    • New description: Malfunction of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract
    • 2016 description: Malfunction of other external stoma of urinary tract
  • 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 N99.522:
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
    • stoma
      • urinary tract N99.528
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99.528

        Other complication of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract

          2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
        • incontinent N99.528
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N99.528

          Other complication of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract

            2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
          • malfunction N99.522
        • malfunction N99.522

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N99.522
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
N99.524 Stenosis of incontinent stoma of urinary tract
N99.528 Other complication of incontinent external stoma of urinary tract
N99.53 Complication of continent stoma of urinary tract
N99.530 Hemorrhage of continent stoma of urinary tract
N99.531 Infection of continent stoma of urinary tract
N99.532 Malfunction of continent stoma of urinary tract
N99.533 Herniation of continent stoma of urinary tract
N99.534 Stenosis of continent stoma of urinary tract
N99.538 Other complication of continent stoma of urinary tract

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