ICD-10-CM Code N53.8

Other male sexual dysfunction

Version 2020 Billable Code Diagnoses For Males Only

Valid for Submission

N53.8 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of other male sexual dysfunction. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. The ICD-10-CM code N53.8 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like coital disorder, coital disorder, enjoyment of sex - finding, erection too strong, excessive erection, failure of penetration, etc

The code N53.8 is applicable to male patients only. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a non-male patient.

ICD-10:N53.8
Short Description:Other male sexual dysfunction
Long Description:Other male sexual dysfunction

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code N53.8 are found in the index:


Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

  • Diagnoses for males only - Medicare Code Editor detects inconsistencies between a patient’s sex and any diagnosis on the patient’s record, this code applies to MALES only .

Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

  • Coital disorder
  • Coital disorder
  • Enjoyment of sex - finding
  • Erection too strong
  • Excessive erection
  • Failure of penetration
  • Female coital disorder
  • Male coital disorder
  • Male coital disorder
  • Pain following sexual intercourse
  • Postorgasmic illness syndrome
  • Sexual exhaustion
  • Sexual hypesthesia

Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code N53.8 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

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

Convert N53.8 to ICD-9

  • 608.89 - Male genital dis NEC (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Diseases of male genital organs (N40-N53)
      • Other male sexual dysfunction (N53)

Code History

  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016
    (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020

Information for Patients


Sexual Problems in Men

Many men have sexual problems. They become more common as men age. Problems can include

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Reduced or lost interest in sex
  • Problems with ejaculation
  • Low testosterone

Stress, illness, medicines, or emotional problems may also be factors. Occasional problems with sexual function are common. If problems last more than a few months or cause distress for you or your partner, you should see your health care provider.


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