2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N88.1

Old laceration of cervix uteri

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • N88.1 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM N88.1 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N88.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 N88.1 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Adhesions of cervix
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as N88.1. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • current obstetric trauma (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.3

    Obstetric laceration of cervix

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    Applicable To
    • Annular detachment of cervix
    O71.3
    )
The following code(s) above N88.1 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 N88.1:
  • N00-N99
    2021 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
  • N88
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N88

    Other noninflammatory disorders of cervix uteri

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • inflammatory disease of cervix (N72)
    • polyp of cervix (N84.1)
    Other noninflammatory disorders of cervix uteri
Approximate Synonyms
  • Old laceration of cervix
ICD-10-CM N88.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 742 Uterine and adnexa procedures for non-malignancy with cc/mcc
  • 743 Uterine and adnexa procedures for non-malignancy without cc/mcc
  • 760 Menstrual and other female reproductive system disorders with cc/mcc
  • 761 Menstrual and other female reproductive system disorders without cc/mcc

Convert N88.1 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N88.1:
  • Adhesions, adhesive (postinfective) K66.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K66.0

    Peritoneal adhesions (postprocedural) (postinfection)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Adhesions (of) abdominal (wall)
    • Adhesions (of) diaphragm
    • Adhesions (of) intestine
    • Adhesions (of) male pelvis
    • Adhesions (of) omentum
    • Adhesions (of) stomach
    • Adhesive bands
    • Mesenteric adhesions
    Type 1 Excludes
    • female pelvic adhesions [bands] (N73.6)
    • peritoneal adhesions with intestinal obstruction (K56.5-)
    • cervicovaginal N88.1
      • postpartal O90.89
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O90.89

        Other complications of the puerperium, not elsewhere classified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
        Applicable To
        • Placental polyp
        • old N88.1
    • cervix N88.1
  • Band(s)
    • cervix N88.1
  • Cicatrix (adherent) (contracted) (painful) (vicious) L90.5
    - see also Scar
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code L90.5

    Scar conditions and fibrosis of skin

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Adherent scar (skin)
    • Cicatrix
    • Disfigurement of skin due to scar
    • Fibrosis of skin NOS
    • Scar NOS
    Type 2 Excludes
    • cervix N88.1 (postoperative) (postpartal)
  • Laceration
    • cervix (uteri)
      • nonpuerperal, nontraumatic N88.1
      • old N88.1 (postpartal)
  • Tear, torn (traumatic) - see also Laceration

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N88.1
N85.7 Hematometra
N85.8 Other specified noninflammatory disorders of uterus
N85.9 Noninflammatory disorder of uterus, unspecified
N86 Erosion and ectropion of cervix uteri
N87 Dysplasia of cervix uteri
N87.0 Mild cervical dysplasia
N87.1 Moderate cervical dysplasia
N87.9 Dysplasia of cervix uteri, unspecified
N88 Other noninflammatory disorders of cervix uteri
N88.0 Leukoplakia of cervix uteri
N88.1 Old laceration of cervix uteri
N88.2 Stricture and stenosis of cervix uteri
N88.3 Incompetence of cervix uteri
N88.4 Hypertrophic elongation of cervix uteri
N88.8 Other specified noninflammatory disorders of cervix uteri
N88.9 Noninflammatory disorder of cervix uteri, unspecified
N89 Other noninflammatory disorders of vagina
N89.0 Mild vaginal dysplasia
N89.1 Moderate vaginal dysplasia
N89.3 Dysplasia of vagina, unspecified
N89.4 Leukoplakia of vagina

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