Diagnosis Code

N73.1 CHRONIC PARAMETRITIS AND PELVIC CELLULITIS


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: N73.1

Short Description: Chronic parametritis and pelvic cellulitis

Long Description: Chronic parametritis and pelvic cellulitis

The code N73.1 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs (N70-N77)
      • Other female pelvic inflammatory diseases (N73)
        • N73.1 Chronic parametritis and pelvic cellulitis

This code is valid for diagnoses for females only

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


Synonyms

  • Abscess of broad ligament
  • Abscess of female pelvis
  • Abscess of parametrium
  • Chronic abscess of broad ligament
  • Chronic abscess of female pelvis
  • Chronic abscess of parametrium
  • Chronic female pelvic cellulitis
  • Chronic parametritis
  • Chronic parametritis and pelvic cellulitis
  • Chronic pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Chronic pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Chronic peritonitis
  • Chronic peritonitis
  • Chronic peritonitis
  • Chronic peritonitis
  • Female chronic pelvic peritonitis
  • Female pelvic cellulitis
  • Parametritis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code N73.1 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0)
  • Uterine And Adnexa Procedures For Non-malignancy With Cc/mcc (742)
  • Uterine And Adnexa Procedures For Non-malignancy Without Cc/mcc (743)

References to Index of Diseases and Injuries

The code N73.1 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Any condition in N73.0 specified as chronic
  • Type 1 Excludes Notes:
    • tuberculous parametritis and pelvic cellultis (A18.17)

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
N73.1 Right Arrow 614.4 Chronic parametritis

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

Similar Codes

ICD-10 Code ICD-10 Description
N73 Other female pelvic inflammatory diseases
N73.0 Acute parametritis and pelvic cellulitis
N73.2 Unspecified parametritis and pelvic cellulitis
N73.3 Female acute pelvic peritonitis
N73.4 Female chronic pelvic peritonitis
N73.5 Female pelvic peritonitis, unspecified
N73.6 Female pelvic peritoneal adhesions (postinfective)
N73.8 Other specified female pelvic inflammatory diseases
N73.9 Female pelvic inflammatory disease, unspecified


This page was last updated on: 10/1/2019