2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N82.3

Fistula of vagina to large intestine

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • N82.3 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM N82.3 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N82.3 - other international versions of ICD-10 N82.3 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Rectovaginal fistula
The following code(s) above N82.3 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • 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 N82.3:
  • N00-N99
    2020 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
  • N82
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N82

    Fistulae involving female genital tract

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • vesicointestinal fistulae (N32.1)
    Fistulae involving female genital tract
Approximate Synonyms
  • Colovaginal fistula
  • Fistula, recto vaginal
  • Rectovaginal fistula
Clinical Information
  • An abnormal anatomical passage between the rectum and the vagina.
ICD-10-CM N82.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 393 Other digestive system diagnoses with mcc
  • 394 Other digestive system diagnoses with cc
  • 395 Other digestive system diagnoses without cc/mcc
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems

Convert N82.3 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to N82.3:
  • Type 1 Excludes: K60.4
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K60.4

    Rectal fistula

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fistula of rectum to skin
    Type 1 Excludes
    • rectovaginal fistula (N82.3)
    • vesicorectal fistual (N32.1)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N82.3:
  • Fistula (cutaneous) L98.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L98.8

    Other specified disorders of the skin and subcutaneous tissue

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    • enterovaginal N82.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N82.4

      Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Intestinouterine fistula
      • large intestine N82.3
    • intestinovaginal N82.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N82.4

      Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Intestinouterine fistula
      • large intestine N82.3
    • rectovaginal N82.3
    • vaginointestinal NEC N82.4
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N82.4

      Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Intestinouterine fistula
      • large intestine N82.3
    • rectovesicovaginal N82.3
    • vesicosigmoidovaginal N82.3
  • Sinus - see also Fistula
    • rectovaginal N82.3

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N82.3
N81.82 Incompetence or weakening of pubocervical tissue
N81.83 Incompetence or weakening of rectovaginal tissue
N81.84 Pelvic muscle wasting
N81.85 Cervical stump prolapse
N81.89 Other female genital prolapse
N81.9 Female genital prolapse, unspecified
N82 Fistulae involving female genital tract
N82.0 Vesicovaginal fistula
N82.1 Other female urinary-genital tract fistulae
N82.2 Fistula of vagina to small intestine
N82.3 Fistula of vagina to large intestine
N82.4 Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae
N82.5 Female genital tract-skin fistulae
N82.8 Other female genital tract fistulae
N82.9 Female genital tract fistula, unspecified
N83 Noninflammatory disorders of ovary, fallopian tube and broad ligament
N83.0 Follicular cyst of ovary
N83.00 …… unspecified side
N83.01 Follicular cyst of right ovary
N83.02 Follicular cyst of left ovary
N83.1 Corpus luteum cyst

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.