ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Nov 19, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Ulcer of penis N48.5

N48.5 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

N48.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 14 Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00-N99)
Section N40-N53 Diseases of male genital organs (N40-N53)
Category N48 Other disorders of penis

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
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Related Terms to “Ulcer of penis”

  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative
    • corpus cavernosum(chronic) - N48.5
    • penis(chronic) - N48.5
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

Questions related to N48.5 Ulcer of penis

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