ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N47.6

Balanoposthitis

Diagnosis Code N47.6

ICD-10: N47.6
Short Description: Balanoposthitis
Long Description: Balanoposthitis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N47.6

Valid for Submission
The code N47.6 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Diseases of male genital organs (N40-N53)
      • Disorders of prepuce (N47)

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for males only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for males only
Diagnoses for males only.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code N47.6 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • INFLAMMATION OF THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM WITH MCC 727
  • INFLAMMATION OF THE MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM WITHOUT MCC 728

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Synonyms
  • Bacterial balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Cutaneous gonorrhea
  • Gonococcal Tysonitis
  • Infective dermatosis of male genitalia
  • Posthitis
  • Trichomonal balanoposthitis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code N47.6 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Penis Disorders

Also called: Penile disorders

Problems with the penis can cause pain and affect a man's sexual function and fertility. Penis disorders include

  • Erectile dysfunction - inability to get or keep an erection
  • Priapism - a painful erection that does not go away
  • Peyronie's disease - bending of the penis during an erection due to a hard lump called a plaque
  • Balanitis - inflammation of the skin covering the head of the penis, most often in men and boys who have not been circumcised
  • Penile cancer - a rare form of cancer, highly curable when caught early

  • Balanitis
  • Cancer - penis
  • Curvature of the penis
  • Epididymitis
  • Epispadias
  • Erythroplasia of Queyrat
  • Hypospadias
  • Hypospadias repair
  • Hypospadias repair - discharge
  • Paraphimosis
  • Penis pain


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