ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N28.89

Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter

Diagnosis Code N28.89

ICD-10: N28.89
Short Description: Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter
Long Description: Other specified disorders of kidney and ureter
This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N28.89

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The code N28.89 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Other disorders of kidney and ureter (N25-N29)
      • Oth disorders of kidney and ureter, not elsewhere classified (N28)

Information for Medical Professionals

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code N28.89 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)


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  • Abdominal wall fistula
  • Abnormal ureteral peristalsis
  • Absence of ureteral peristalsis
  • Acquired caliectasis
  • Acquired calyceal diverticulum
  • Acquired obstructive defect of renal pelvis
  • Acute kidney injury due to circulatory failure
  • Acute urate nephropathy
  • Adhesions of kidney
  • Adhesions of ureter
  • Age related reduction of renal function
  • Amyloid of ureter
  • Anti-diuresis
  • Benign neoplasm of ureter
  • Caliectasis
  • Calyceal fistula
  • Cardiorenal syndrome
  • Decreased ureteral peristalsis
  • Discoloration of kidney
  • Diverticulum of renal calyx
  • Dysplasia of blood vessel of kidney
  • Electrolyte depletion
  • Eosinophilic ureteritis
  • Escape of urine from kidney
  • Escape of urine from ureter
  • Escape of urine from ureter
  • Extravasation of urine
  • Extravasation of urine from ureter
  • False passage of ureter
  • Fibrocystic renal degeneration
  • Finding of appearance of kidney
  • Finding of appearance of ureter
  • Fistula from renal pelvis
  • Frasier syndrome
  • Hematoma of kidney
  • Hemorrhage from ureter
  • Hemorrhage of kidney
  • Impaired renal function disorder
  • Impairment of urinary concentration
  • Increased ureteral peristalsis
  • Intrarenal hematoma
  • Ischemic necrosis of ureter
  • Isosthenuria
  • Kidney crystallization
  • Kidney filling defect
  • Kidney palpable
  • Kidney palpable
  • Malakoplakia
  • Malakoplakia of kidney
  • Nail patella-like renal disease
  • Nephrocutaneous fistula
  • Nephrovisceral fistula
  • O/E - kidney palpated
  • O/E - left kidney palpable
  • O/E - right kidney palpable
  • On examination - kidney palpable
  • On examination - kidney palpable
  • Pararenal urinoma
  • Paraureteric urinoma
  • Perforation of ureter
  • Periureteritis
  • Pyelocutaneous fistula
  • Pyoureter
  • Rectourinary fistula
  • Renal acidemia
  • Renal artery hemorrhage
  • Renal calyceal contraction
  • Renal mass
  • Renal medullary washout
  • Renal pelvic contraction
  • Renal scarring
  • Residual ureterocele
  • Retroperitoneal hematoma
  • Salt-losing nephropathy
  • Salt-wasting syndrome of infancy
  • Stenosis of calyceal neck
  • TEMPI syndrome
  • Urate nephropathy
  • Ureter filling defect
  • Ureteric fistula
  • Ureteric fistula to colon
  • Ureteric fistula to rectum
  • Ureteric fistula to skin
  • Ureteric fistula to small intestine
  • Ureteric fistula to urethra
  • Ureteric neuromuscular incoordination
  • Ureteric polyp
  • Ureteritis
  • Ureteritis
  • Ureteritis glandularis
  • Ureterocele
  • Ureterocele - acquired

Information for Patients

Kidney Diseases

Also called: Renal disease

You have two kidneys, each about the size of your fist. They are near the middle of your back, just below the rib cage. Inside each kidney there are about a million tiny structures called nephrons. They filter your blood. They remove wastes and extra water, which become urine. The urine flows through tubes called ureters. It goes to your bladder, which stores the urine until you go to the bathroom.

Most kidney diseases attack the nephrons. This damage may leave kidneys unable to remove wastes. Causes can include genetic problems, injuries, or medicines. You have a higher risk of kidney disease if you have diabetes, high blood pressure, or a close family member with kidney disease. Chronic kidney disease damages the nephrons slowly over several years. Other kidney problems include

  • Cancer
  • Cysts
  • Stones
  • Infections

Your doctor can do blood and urine tests to check if you have kidney disease. If your kidneys fail, you will need dialysis or a kidney transplant.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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  • Perirenal abscess (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Proximal renal tubular acidosis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Reflux nephropathy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Renal papillary necrosis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Renal vein thrombosis (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Unilateral hydronephrosis (Medical Encyclopedia)


Ureteral Disorders

Your kidneys make urine by filtering wastes and extra water from your blood. The urine travels from the kidneys to the bladder in two thin tubes called ureters.

The ureters are about 8 to 10 inches long. Muscles in the ureter walls tighten and relax to force urine down and away from the kidneys. Small amounts of urine flow from the ureters into the bladder about every 10 to 15 seconds.

Sometimes the ureters can become blocked or injured. This can block the flow of urine to the bladder. If urine stands still or backs up the ureter, you may get a urinary tract infections.

Doctors diagnose problems with the ureters using different tests. These include urine tests, x-rays, and examination of the ureter with a scope called a cystoscope. Treatment depends on the cause of the problem. It may include medicines and, in severe cases, surgery.

NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

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  • Ureteral retrograde brush biopsy (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Ureterocele (Medical Encyclopedia)

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