ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N48.0

Leukoplakia of penis

Diagnosis Code N48.0

ICD-10: N48.0
Short Description: Leukoplakia of penis
Long Description: Leukoplakia of penis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N48.0

Valid for Submission
The code N48.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Diseases of male genital organs (N40-N53)
      • Other disorders of penis (N48)

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 N48.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


Convert to ICD-9 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral 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.

  • Anogenital lichen sclerosus
  • Balanitis xerotica obliterans
  • Genital lichen sclerosus
  • Genital lichen sclerosus
  • Genital lichen sclerosus
  • Genital lichen sclerosus
  • Leukoplakia of male genital organs
  • Leukoplakia of penis
  • Lichen sclerosus of male genitalia
  • Lichen sclerosus of penis
  • Lichen sclerosus of penis, childhood form

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code N48.0 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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