2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P83.5

Congenital hydrocele

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx Code on Newborn Record
  • P83.5 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 P83.5 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of P83.5 - other international versions of ICD-10 P83.5 may differ.
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.
The following code(s) above P83.5 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 P83.5:
  • P00-P96
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range P00-P96

    Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period

    Includes
    • conditions that have their origin in the fetal or perinatal period (before birth through the first 28 days after birth) even if morbidity occurs later
    Note
    • Codes from this chapter are for use on newborn records only, never on maternal records
    Type 2 Excludes
    • 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)
    • tetanus neonatorum (A33)
    Certain conditions originating in the perinatal period
  • P83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code P83

    Other conditions of integument specific to newborn

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital malformations of skin and integument (Q80-Q84)
    • hydrops fetalis due to hemolytic disease (P56.-)
    • neonatal skin infection (P39.4)
    • staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome (L00)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • cradle cap (L21.0)
    • diaper [napkin] dermatitis (L22)
    Other conditions of integument specific to newborn
Approximate Synonyms
  • Hydrocele, infant
  • Infantile hydrocele
ICD-10-CM P83.5 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 794 Neonate with other significant problems

Convert P83.5 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
Code annotations containing back-references to P83.5:
  • Type 1 Excludes: N43
    , Q55
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N43

    Hydrocele and spermatocele

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • hydrocele of spermatic cord, testis or tunica vaginalis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • congenital hydrocele (P83.5)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q55

    Other congenital malformations of male genital organs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to P83.5:
  • Anomaly, anomalous (congenital) (unspecified type) 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
    • genitalia, genital organ(s)
      • male Q55.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Q55.9

        Congenital malformation of male genital organ, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx POA Exempt
        Applicable To
        • Congenital anomaly of male genital organ
        • Congenital deformity of male genital organ
        • hydrocele P83.5
  • Hydrocele (spermatic cord) (testis) (tunica vaginalis) N43.3
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N43.3

    Hydrocele, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
    • communicating N43.2
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N43.2

      Other hydrocele

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Male Dx
      • congenital P83.5
    • congenital P83.5
    • newborn P83.5

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To P83.5
P81.8 Other specified disturbances of temperature regulation of newborn
P81.9 Disturbance of temperature regulation of newborn, unspecified
P83 Other conditions of integument specific to newborn
P83.0 Sclerema neonatorum
P83.1 Neonatal erythema toxicum
P83.2 Hydrops fetalis not due to hemolytic disease
P83.3 Other and unspecified edema specific to newborn
P83.30 Unspecified edema specific to newborn
P83.39 Other edema specific to newborn
P83.4 Breast engorgement of newborn
P83.5 Congenital hydrocele
P83.6 Umbilical polyp of newborn
P83.8 Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn
P83.81 Umbilical granuloma
P83.88 Other specified conditions of integument specific to newborn
P83.9 Condition of the integument specific to newborn, unspecified
P84 Other problems with newborn
P90 Convulsions of newborn
P91 Other disturbances of cerebral status of newborn
P91.0 Neonatal cerebral ischemia
P91.1 Acquired periventricular cysts of newborn

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