2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N94.819

Vulvodynia, unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
  • N94.819 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM N94.819 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N94.819 - other international versions of ICD-10 N94.819 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • N94.819 is applicable to female patients.
Applicable To
  • Vulvodynia NOS
The following code(s) above N94.819 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 N94.819:
  • N00-N99
    2019 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Vulvodynia
  • Vulvodynia (chronic pain in vulvar area)
Clinical Information
  • Complex pain syndrome with unknown etiology, characterized by constant or intermittent generalized vulva pain (generalized vulvodynia) or localized burning sensations in the vestibule area when pressure is applied (vestibulodynia, or vulvar vestibulitis syndrome). Typically, vulvar tissue with vulvodynia appears normal without infection or skin disease. Vulvodynia impacts negatively on a woman's quality of life as it interferes with sexual and daily activities.
ICD-10-CM N94.819 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 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 N94.819 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N94.819:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N94.819
N94.19 Other specified dyspareunia
N94.2 Vaginismus
N94.3 Premenstrual tension syndrome
N94.4 Primary dysmenorrhea
N94.5 Secondary dysmenorrhea
N94.6 Dysmenorrhea, unspecified
N94.8 Other specified conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
N94.81 Vulvodynia
N94.810 Vulvar vestibulitis
N94.818 Other vulvodynia
N94.819 …… unspecified
N94.89 Other specified conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
N94.9 Unspecified condition associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
N95 Menopausal and other perimenopausal disorders
N95.0 Postmenopausal bleeding
N95.1 Menopausal and female climacteric states
N95.2 Postmenopausal atrophic vaginitis
N95.8 Other specified menopausal and perimenopausal disorders
N95.9 Unspecified menopausal and perimenopausal disorder
N96 Recurrent pregnancy loss
N97 Female infertility

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