ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 616.10

Vaginitis NOS

Diagnosis Code 616.10

ICD-9: 616.10
Short Description: Vaginitis NOS
Long Description: Vaginitis and vulvovaginitis, unspecified
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 616.10

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system
    • Inflammatory disease of female pelvic organs (614-616)
      • 616 Inflammatory disease of cervix, vagina, and vulva

Information for Medical Professionals

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Index of Diseases and Injuries
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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's abscess
  • Culture - endocervix
  • Endocervical gram stain
  • Imperforate hymen
  • Vaginal cysts
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Vaginal itching
  • Vaginal yeast infection
  • Vaginitis - self-care
  • Vaginitis test - wet mount
  • Vulvovaginitis

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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

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