ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N76.0

Acute vaginitis

Diagnosis Code N76.0

ICD-10: N76.0
Short Description: Acute vaginitis
Long Description: Acute vaginitis
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N76.0

Valid for Submission
The code N76.0 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs (N70-N77)
      • Other inflammation of vagina and vulva (N76)

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code N76.0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V34.0)


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The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

  • Abscess of female genital structure
  • Acute vaginitis
  • Acute vulvovaginitis
  • Bacterial vaginosis
  • Blister of vagina with infection
  • Cellulitis of vaginal cuff
  • Cervical, vaginal and vulval inflammatory diseases
  • Desquamative inflammatory vaginitis
  • Discharging abscess of vagina
  • Emphysematous vaginitis
  • Gardnerella vaginitis
  • Infective vaginitis
  • Inflammation of vaginal wall
  • Mucopurulent vaginitis
  • Prepubertal vaginitis
  • Pyocolpos
  • Streptococcal vulvovaginitis
  • Superficial injury of vagina
  • Superficial injury of vagina with infection
  • Vaginal introitus inflammation
  • Vaginal vault infection
  • Vaginitis
  • Vaginitis and vulvovaginitis
  • Vulvovaginitis

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code N76.0 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients

Vaginal Diseases

Vaginal problems are some of the most common reasons women go to the doctor. They may have symptoms such as

  • Itching
  • Burning
  • Pain
  • Abnormal bleeding
  • Discharge

Often, the problem is vaginitis, an inflammation of the vagina. The main symptom is smelly vaginal discharge, but some women have no symptoms. Common causes are bacterial infections, trichomoniasis, and yeast infections.

Some other causes of vaginal symptoms include sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal cancer, and vulvar cancer. Treatment of vaginal problems depends on the cause.

  • Bacterial Vaginosis (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • Bacterial vaginosis -- aftercare
  • Bartholin cyst or abscess
  • Imperforate hymen
  • Vaginal cysts
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Vaginal itching and discharge - Adult and adolescent
  • Vaginal itching and discharge - child
  • Vaginal yeast infection
  • Vaginitis - self-care
  • Vulvovaginitis - overview

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