2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76.81

Mucositis (ulcerative) of vagina and vulva

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
Code Also
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  • type of associated therapy, such as:
  • antineoplastic and immunosuppressive drugs (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T45.1X

    Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of antineoplastic and immunosuppressive drugs

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    T45.1X-
    )
  • radiological procedure and radiotherapy (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Y84.2

    Radiological procedure and radiotherapy as the cause of abnormal reaction of the patient, or of later complication, without mention of misadventure at the time of the procedure

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Y84.2
    )
Type 2 Excludes
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A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (N76.81) and the excluded code together.
  • gastrointestinal mucositis (ulcerative) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K92.81

    Gastrointestinal mucositis (ulcerative)

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Code Also
    • type of associated therapy, such as:
    • antineoplastic and immunosuppressive drugs (T45.1X-)
    • radiological procedure and radiotherapy (Y84.2)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • mucositis (ulcerative) of vagina and vulva (N76.81)
    • nasal mucositis (ulcerative) (J34.81)
    • oral mucositis (ulcerative) (K12.3-)
    K92.81
    )
  • nasal mucositis (ulcerative) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code J34.81

    Nasal mucositis (ulcerative)

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code
    Code Also
    • type of associated therapy, such as:
    • antineoplastic and immunosuppressive drugs (T45.1X-)
    • radiological procedure and radiotherapy (Y84.2)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • gastrointestinal mucositis (ulcerative) (K92.81)
    • mucositis (ulcerative) of vagina and vulva (N76.81)
    • oral mucositis (ulcerative) (K12.3-)
    J34.81
    )
  • oral mucositis (ulcerative) (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K12.3

    Oral mucositis (ulcerative)

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Mucositis (oral) (oropharyneal)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • gastrointestinal mucositis (ulcerative) (K92.81)
    • mucositis (ulcerative) of vagina and vulva (N76.81)
    • nasal mucositis (ulcerative) (J34.81)
    K12.3-
    )
The following code(s) above N76.81 contain annotation back-references
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  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to N76.81:
  • N00-N99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range N00-N99

    Diseases of the genitourinary system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the genitourinary system
  • N70-N77
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range N70-N77

    Inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs

    Type 1 Excludes
    • inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs complicating:
    • abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.0)
    • pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O23.-, O75.3, O85, O86.-)
    Inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs
  • N76
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76

    Other inflammation of vagina and vulva

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • senile (atrophic) vaginitis (N95.2)
    • vulvar vestibulitis (N94.810)
    Use Additional
    • code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent
    Other inflammation of vagina and vulva
Approximate Synonyms ICD-10-CM N76.81 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert N76.81 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to N76.81:

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N76.81:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N76.81
N75.9 Disease of Bartholin's gland, unspecified
N76 Other inflammation of vagina and vulva
N76.0 Acute vaginitis
N76.1 Subacute and chronic vaginitis
N76.2 Acute vulvitis
N76.3 Subacute and chronic vulvitis
N76.4 Abscess of vulva
N76.5 Ulceration of vagina
N76.6 Ulceration of vulva
N76.8 Other specified inflammation of vagina and vulva
N76.81 Mucositis (ulcerative) of vagina and vulva
N76.89 Other specified inflammation of vagina and vulva
N77 Vulvovaginal ulceration and inflammation in diseases classified elsewhere
N77.0 Ulceration of vulva in diseases classified elsewhere
N77.1 Vaginitis, vulvitis and vulvovaginitis in diseases classified elsewhere
N80 Endometriosis
N80.0 Endometriosis of uterus
N80.1 Endometriosis of ovary
N80.2 Endometriosis of fallopian tube
N80.3 Endometriosis of pelvic peritoneum
N80.4 Endometriosis of rectovaginal septum and vagina

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