N48.2: Other inflammatory disorders of penis
Your penis is inflamed.
It may be that a pus-filled cavity has formed on the penis. The skin of the penis may also be inflamed. Or some erectile tissue of the penis has become inflamed. The erectile tissue of the penis ensures that the penis can become erect. An inflammation of the penis may be caused by pathogens, for example.
On medical documents, the ICD code is often appended by letters that indicate the diagnostic certainty or the affected side of the body.
- G: Confirmed diagnosis
- V: Tentative diagnosis
- Z: Condition after
- A: Excluded diagnosis
- L: Left
- R: Right
- B: Both sides
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