Diagnosis Code N32.81
Information for Medical Professionals
The diagnosis code N32.81 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)
- OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT DIAGNOSES WITH MCC 698
- OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT DIAGNOSES WITH CC 699
- OTHER KIDNEY AND URINARY TRACT DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC 700
Convert to ICD-9 General Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.
- 596.51 - Hypertonicity of bladder
- Autonomic hyperreflexia of bladder
- Bladder muscle dysfunction - overactive
- Detrusor hyperreflexia of bladder
- Low compliance bladder
Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code N32.81 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:
- Inclusion Terms: Inclusion terms
List of terms is included under some codes. These terms are the conditions for which that code is to be used. The terms may be synonyms of the code title, or, in the case of “other specified” codes, the terms are a list of the various conditions assigned to that code. The inclusion terms are not necessarily exhaustive. Additional terms found only in the Alphabetic Index may also be assigned to a code.
- Detrusor muscle hyperactivity
- Type 1 Excludes Notes: Type 1 Excludes Notes
A type 1 Excludes note is a pure excludes note. It means “NOT CODED HERE!” An Excludes1 note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as the code above the Excludes1 note. An Excludes1 is used when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
- frequent urination due to specified bladder condition- code to condition
Information for Patients
Overactive bladder is a condition in which the bladder squeezes urine out at the wrong time. You may have overactive bladder if you have two or more of these symptoms:
- You urinate eight or more times a day or two or more times at night
- You have the sudden, strong need to urinate immediately
- You leak urine after a sudden, strong urge to urinate
You also may have incontinence, a loss of bladder control. Nerve problems, too much fluid, or too much caffeine can cause it. Often the cause is unknown.
Your doctor may prescribe a medicine that can calm muscles and nerves. The medicine may come as a pill, a liquid, or a patch. The medicines can cause your eyes to become dry. They can also cause dry mouth and constipation. To deal with these effects, use eye drops to keep your eyes moist, chew sugarless gum or suck on sugarless hard candy if dry mouth bothers you, and take small sips of water throughout the day.
NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
- Frequent or urgent urination
- Urge incontinence