ICD-9 Diagnosis Code V53.6

Fitting urinary devices

Diagnosis Code V53.6

ICD-9: V53.6
Short Description: Fitting urinary devices
Long Description: Fitting and adjustment of urinary devices
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code V53.6

Code Classification
  • Supplementary classification of factors influencing health status and contact with health services
    • Persons encountering health services for specific procedures and aftercare (V50-V59)
      • V53 Fitting and adjustment of other device

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Z46.6 - Encounter for fitting and adjustment of urinary device

  • Indwelling catheter inserted
  • Indwelling catheter removed
  • Indwelling catheter replaced

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code V53.6 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

    • Admission (encounter)
      • for
        • adjustment (of)
          • cystostomy device V53.6
          • device, unspecified type V53.90
            • urinary V53.6
        • fitting (of)
          • cystostomy device V53.6
        • removal of
          • ureteral stent V53.6
    • Fitting (of)
      • cystostomy device V53.6
      • device, unspecified type V53.90
        • urinary V53.6
    • Removal (of)
      • catheter (urinary) (indwelling) V53.6
        • from artificial opening - see Attention to, artificial, opening
        • non-vascular V58.82
        • vascular V58.81

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