Acute pyelonephritis N10

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Acute pyelonephritis" is "N10". N10 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • N10 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM N10 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N10 - other international versions of ICD-10 N10 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Acute infectious interstitial nephritis
  • Acute pyelitis
  • Acute tubulo-interstitial nephritis
  • Hemoglobin nephrosis
  • Myoglobin nephrosis
Use Additional:
  • code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent.

Codes: = Billable

  • N10 Acute pyelonephritis

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.