Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A60.04

Short Description: Herpesviral vulvovaginitis

Long Description: Herpesviral vulvovaginitis

The code A60.04 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Infections with a predominantly sexual mode of transmission (A50-A64)
      • Anogenital herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections (A60)
        • A60.04 Herpesviral vulvovaginitis

This code is valid for diagnoses for females only

Code Version: 2020 ICD-10-CM


  • Herpes simplex of female genitalia
  • Herpes simplex of female genitalia
  • Herpes simplex of female genitalia
  • Herpetic ulceration of vulva
  • Herpetic vesicle in vagina
  • Herpetic vulvovaginitis
  • Infection of vagina caused by Human herpes simplex virus
  • Primary herpes simplex
  • Primary herpes simplex infection of genitalia
  • Primary herpetic vulvovaginitis
  • Recurrent anogenital herpes
  • Recurrent anogenital herpes
  • Recurrent genital herpes simplex
  • Recurrent herpetic vulvovaginitis
  • Recurrent inflammation of vulva caused by human herpes simplex virus
  • Recurrent ulcer of vulva caused by human herpes simplex virus
  • Recurrent vulvitis
  • Recurrent vulvitis

Diagnostic Related Group(s)

The code A60.04 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 A60.04 has the following ICD-10-CM references to the Index of Diseases and Injuries
  • Inclusion Terms:
    • Herpesviral [herpes simplex] ulceration
    • Herpesviral [herpes simplex] vaginitis
    • Herpesviral [herpes simplex] vulvitis

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A60.04 Right Arrow 054.11 Herpetic vulvovaginitis
054.12 Herpetic ulcer of vulva

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
A60 Anogenital herpesviral [herpes simplex] infections
A60.0 Herpesviral infection of genitalia and urogenital tract
A60.00 Herpesviral infection of urogenital system, unspecified
A60.01 Herpesviral infection of penis
A60.02 Herpesviral infection of other male genital organs
A60.03 Herpesviral cervicitis
A60.09 Herpesviral infection of other urogenital tract
A60.1 Herpesviral infection of perianal skin and rectum
A60.9 Anogenital herpesviral infection, unspecified

This page was last updated on: 10/1/2020