Billable Medical Code for Dysuria
Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM 788.1
Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM 788.1.
Dysuria is also known as dysuria (painful urination). This applies to painful urination and strangury.
Dysuria Definition and Symptoms
Dysuria is the medical term for painful or difficult urination. Common causes of this condition are genital herpes, gonorrhea, kidney infections, cystitis, chlamydia, and kidney stones. Symptoms include urgency, burning, increased frequency, and difficulty passing urine.