ICD 10 Erectile Dysfunction

ICD is the 10th revision of international standard diagnostic classification for all general epidemiological and many health management purposes.

These include the analysis of the general health situation of population groups and the monitoring of the incidence and prevalence of diseases and other health problems in relation to other variables, such as the characteristics and circumstances of the individuals affected.

The ICD can be used to classify diseases and other health problems recorded on many types of health and vital records.

ICD-10 code for Erectile Dysfunction

N52.9 is the code for Erectile Dysfunction in 1CD-10. The ICD-10-CM code N52.9 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like arteriopathy impotence, cannot get an erection, cannot sustain an erection, complaining of erectile dysfunction, delayed erection, endocrine impotence, etc

The code N52 is applicable to adult patients aged 15 through 124 years inclusive. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a patient outside the stated age range.

In N52 there are different codes specifying different Erectile Dysfunctions based on their causes

N52.0Vasculogenic erectile dysfunction
N52.01Erectile dysfunction due to arterial insufficiency
N52.02Corporo-venous occlusive erectile dysfunction
N52.03Combined arterial insufficiency and corporo-venous occlusive erectile dysfunction
N52.1 Erectile dysfunction due to diseases classified elsewhere
N52.2Drug-induced erectile dysfunction
N52.3 Postprocedural erectile dysfunction
N52.31 Erectile dysfunction following radical prostatectomy
N52.32Erectile dysfunction following radical cystectomy
N52.33Erectile dysfunction following urethral surgery
N52.34 Erectile dysfunction following simple prostatectomy
N52.35 Erectile dysfunction following radiation therapy
N52.37Erectile dysfunction following prostate ablative therapy
N52.8  Other male erectile dysfunction
N52.9  Male erectile dysfunction, unspecified

Approximate Synonyms

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Erectile dysfunction, organic
  • Erectile dysfunction, vasculopathic
  • Impotence
  • The impotence of organic origin
  • Male erectile disorder
  • Vasculopathic erectile dysfunction

Clinical Information

  • A disorder characterized by the persistent or recurrent inability to achieve or to maintain an erection during sexual activity.
  • An inability to have an erection of the penis adequate for sexual intercourse.
  • Erectile dysfunction (ed) is when a man has trouble getting or keeping an erection. Ed becomes more common as you get older. But male sexual dysfunction is not a natural part of aging. Some people have trouble speaking with their doctors about sex. But if you have ed, you should tell your doctor. Ed can be a sign of health problems. It may mean your blood vessels are clogged. It may mean you have nerve damage from diabetes. If you don’t see your doctor, these problems will go untreated. Your doctor can offer several new treatments for ed. For many men, the answer is as simple as taking a pill. Getting more exercise, losing weight, or stopping smoking may also help.
  • Inability to perform sexual intercourse.
  • The inability in the male to have a penile erection due to psychological or organ dysfunction.

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