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.
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.
|MeSH Codes:||D052858, D052858|
|ICD 9 Codes:||618.01, 618.02|
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.