Billable Medical Code for Neurogenic Bladder NOS

Diagnosis Code for Reimbursement Claim: ICD-9-CM 596.54

Code will be replaced by October 2015 and relabeled as ICD-10-CM 596.54.

Known As

Neurogenic bladder is also known as flaccid neurogenic bladder, neurogenic bladder, neurogenic bladder as late effect of cerebrovascular accident (disorder), neurogenic bladder as late effect of poliomyelitis, neurogenic bladder due to late effects of acute polio, neurogenic bladder due to quadriplegia (disorder), neurogenic bladder due to spina bifida, neurogenic bladder due to stroke,
neurogenic bladder flaccid, neurogenic bladder late effect of acute poliomyelitis, neurogenic bladder late effects of stroke, neurogenic bladder spastic, paraplegia (paralysis of legs) with neurogenic bladder, paraplegia w neurogenic bladder, paraplegia with neurogenic bladder (disorder), quadriplegia w neurogenic bladder, quadriplegia with neurogenic bladder, reflex neurogenic bladder, reflex neuropathic bladder, spastic neurogenic bladder, and uninhibited neurogenic bladder.

Neurogenic Bladder Definition and Symptoms

Neurogenic bladder is when a person lacks bladder control due to a brain, spinal cord, or nerve condition. Some of the most common causes are ADHD, stroke, spinal cord injury, parkinson’s disease, and multiple sclerosis. Symptoms include bladder leakage, urinary retention, inability to tell when bladder needs to be emptied, and problems urinating.