ICD-10-CM Code N81.1
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 N81.1 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of N81.1 that describes the diagnosis 'cystocele' in more detail.
- N81.1 Cystocele NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code N811 is used to code Cystocele
A cystocele (/ˈsɪstəsiːl/ SIS-tə-seel) is a medical condition that occurs when the tough fibrous wall between a woman's bladder and her vagina (the pubocervical fascia) is torn by childbirth, allowing the bladder to herniate into the vagina. Urethroceles often occur with cystoceles.
|ICD 9 Codes:
A cystocele protruding through the vagina in a 73-year-old woman.
Coding Notes for N81.1 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Cystocele with urethrocele
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Cystocele with prolapse of uterus (N81.2-N81.4) - instead, use code N81.2-
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Female urethrocele (disorder)
- Female (finding)
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'N81.1 - Cystocele'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code N81.1. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.