N48.8: Other specified disorders of penis
You have a disorder of the penis.
The penis contains erectile tissue. The erectile tissue of the penis becomes engorged with blood when you are sexually aroused. This causes you to have an erection. You may have a blood clot in your penis or the erectile tissue of the penis. Your penis or its erectile tissue may have increased in size. Or your penis or its erectile tissue may have become smaller.
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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