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ICD-10-CM Code N76
Other inflammation of vagina and vulva

NON-BILLABLE
Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code N76 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the eight child codes of N76 that describes the diagnosis 'other inflammation of vagina and vulva' in more detail.


The ICD code N76 is used to code Pelvic inflammatory disease

Pelvic inflammatory disease or pelvic inflammatory disorder (PID) is an infection of the upper part of the female reproductive system namely the uterus, fallopian tubes, and ovaries, and inside of the pelvis. Often there may be no symptoms. Signs and symptoms, when present may include lower abdominal pain, vaginal discharge, fever, burning with urination, pain with sex, or irregular menstruation. Untreated PID can result in long term complications including infertility, ectopic pregnancy, chronic pelvic pain, and cancer.

Specialty: Gynecology
MeSH Codes: D000292, D000292, D000292
ICD 9 Codes: 614, 615, 616

Drawing showing the usual sites of infection in pelvic inflammatory disease

Coding Notes for N76 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Additional Code Note:
Use Additional Code
Use Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
Code See Section B95-B97, to identify infectious agent
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 Excludes
Type-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
Senile (atrophic) vaginitis - instead, use code N95.2
Vulvar vestibulitis - instead, use code N94.810

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