ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 619.8

Fem genital fistula NEC

Diagnosis Code 619.8

ICD-9: 619.8
Short Description: Fem genital fistula NEC
Long Description: Other specified fistulas involving female genital tract
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 619.8

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system
    • Other disorders of female genital tract (617-629)
      • 619 Fistula involving female genital tract

Information for Medical Professionals

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  • Anovestibular fistula
  • Fistula of cervix
  • Fistula of cul-de-sac
  • Fistula of uterus
  • Fistulous opening in vagina
  • Flow of material from vaginal fistula
  • Granulation around vaginal fistula
  • Material draining from vaginal fistula
  • Ureteric fistula to cervix
  • Vaginal fistula finding

Index of Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code 619.8 in the Index of Diseases and Injuries:

Information for Patients


A fistula is an abnormal connection between two parts inside of the body. Fistulas may develop between different organs, such as between the esophagus and the windpipe or the bowel and the vagina. They can also develop between two blood vessels, such as between an artery and a vein or between two arteries.

Some people are born with a fistula. Other common causes of fistulas include

  • Complications from surgery
  • Injury
  • Infection
  • Diseases, such as Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis

Treatment depends on the cause of the fistula, where it is, and how bad it is. Some fistulas will close on their own. In some cases, you may need antibiotics and/or surgery.

  • Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal fistula

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