ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N77.1

Vaginitis, vulvitis and vulvovaginitis in dis classd elswhr

Diagnosis Code N77.1

ICD-10: N77.1
Short Description: Vaginitis, vulvitis and vulvovaginitis in dis classd elswhr
Long Description: Vaginitis, vulvitis and vulvovaginitis in diseases classified elsewhere
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N77.1

Valid for Submission
The code N77.1 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)
      • Vulvovaginal ulceration and inflam in diseases classd elswhr (N77)

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.

Manifestation diagnoses Additional informationCallout TooltipManifestation diagnoses
Manifestation codes describe the manifestation of an underlying disease, not the disease itself, and therefore should not be used as a principal diagnosis.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code N77.1 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC 742
  • UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC 743

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Synonyms
  • Allergic vaginitis
  • Circinate vulvovaginitis due to Reiter's disease
  • Crohn's disease of skin
  • Crohn's disease of vulva
  • Fusarium estrogenism AND vulvovaginitis
  • Genital lichen planus
  • Inflammatory dermatosis of female genitalia
  • Lichen planus of vulva
  • Vaginitis associated with another disorder
  • Vaginitis associated with another disorder
  • Vaginitis associated with another disorder
  • Vulvitis associated with another disorder
  • Vulvitis associated with another disorder
  • Vulvitis associated with another disorder
  • Vulvovaginitis associated with another disorder
  • Vulvovaginitis associated with another disorder

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code N77.1 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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Vulvar Disorders

The vulva is the external part of a woman's genitals. Some problems you can have with the vulvar area include

  • Bacterial or fungal infections
  • Skin problems due to allergy
  • Vulvar cancer
  • Vulvodynia, or vulvar pain

Symptoms may include redness, itching, pain, or cracks in the skin. Treatment depends on the cause.

  • Vulvovaginitis - overview


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