ICD-10-CM Code N70.0
Acute salpingitis and oophoritis
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code N70.0 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of N70.0 that describes the diagnosis 'acute salpingitis and oophoritis' in more detail.
- N70.0 Acute salpingitis and oophoritis NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code N70 is used to code Oophoritis
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Subacute salpingo-oophoritis (disorder)
- Acute perioophoritis (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for causative agent code
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'N70.0 - Acute salpingitis and oophoritis'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code N70.0. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.