ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R86.6

Abnormal cytolog findings in specmn from male genital organs

Diagnosis Code R86.6

ICD-10: R86.6
Short Description: Abnormal cytolog findings in specmn from male genital organs
Long Description: Abnormal cytological findings in specimens from male genital organs
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R86.6

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The code R86.6 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on examination of other body fluids, substances and tissues, without diagnosis (R83-R89)
      • Abnormal findings in specimens from male genital organs (R86)

Information for Medical Professionals

According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.

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 R86.6 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)

  • 729 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITH CC/MCC
  • 730 - OTHER MALE REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM DIAGNOSES WITHOUT CC/MCC

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Synonyms
  • Semen exam: abnormal
  • Sperm morphology - no normal forms
  • Sperm: abnormal constituents
  • Spermatozoa abnormal

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