Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term malacoplakia to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Malacoplakia
    • bladder - N32.89 Other specified disorders of bladder
    • pelvis (kidney) - N28.89 Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter
    • ureter - N28.89 Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter
    • urethra - N36.8 Other specified disorders of urethra

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to malacoplakia within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Ureter: One of a pair of thick-walled tubes that transports urine from the KIDNEY PELVIS to the URINARY BLADDER.

Urethra: A tube that transports URINE from the URINARY BLADDER to the outside of the body in both the sexes. It also has a reproductive function in the male by providing a passage for SPERM.