Balanitis N48.1

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Balanitis" is "N48.1". N48.1 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • N48.1 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 N48.1 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N48.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 N48.1 may differ.
Use Additional:
  • code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent
Type 1 Excludes:
  • amebic balanitis (A06.8)
  • balanitis xerotica obliterans (N48.0)
  • candidal balanitis (B37.42)
  • gonococcal balanitis (A54.23)
  • herpesviral [herpes simplex] balanitis (A60.01)

Codes: = Billable

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