ICD-10-CM Code N82.4
Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Female OnlyCode is only used for female patients.
N82.4 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
The ICD code N82 is used to code Obstetric fistula
Obstetric fistula (or vaginal fistula) is a medical condition in which a fistula (hole) develops between either the rectum and vagina (see rectovaginal fistula) or between the bladder and vagina (see vesicovaginal fistula) after severe or failed childbirth, when adequate medical care is not available. The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) defines obstetric fistula as,
|ICD 9 Code:||619|
Areas where obstetric fistulae commonly occur
Coding Notes for N82.4 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.
- Intestinouterine fistula
- DRG Group #393-395 - Other digestive system diagnoses with MCC.
- DRG Group #393-395 - Other digestive system diagnoses with CC.
- DRG Group #393-395 - Other digestive system diagnoses without CC or MCC.
- DRG Group #793 - Full term neonate with major problems.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'N82.4 - Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code N82.4 and a single ICD9 code, 619.1 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.