2021 ICD-10-CM Code N83.40

Prolapse and hernia of ovary and fallopian tube, unspecified side

Version 2021
Billable Code
Unspecified Code
Diagnoses For Females Only
MS-DRG Mapping

Valid for Submission

N83.40 is a billable diagnosis code used to specify a medical diagnosis of prolapse and hernia of ovary and fallopian tube, unspecified side. The code N83.40 is valid during the fiscal year 2021 from October 01, 2020 through September 30, 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The ICD-10-CM code N83.40 might also be used to specify conditions or terms like displacement of ovary and fallopian tube, hernia of fallopian tube, hernia of ovary, noninflammatory disorder of fallopian tube, prolapse of fallopian tube , prolapse of ovary, etc.

The code N83.40 is applicable to female patients only. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a non-female patient.

Unspecified diagnosis codes like N83.40 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.

ICD-10:N83.40
Short Description:Prolapse and hernia of ovary and fallop, unspecified side
Long Description:Prolapse and hernia of ovary and fallopian tube, unspecified side

Code Classification

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code N83.40:


Inclusion Terms

Inclusion Terms
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Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

Approximate Synonyms

The following clinical terms are approximate synonyms or lay terms that might be used to identify the correct diagnosis code:

Replacement Code

N8340 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

Convert N83.40 to ICD-9 Code

The General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) crosswalk indicates an approximate mapping between the ICD-10 code N83.40 its ICD-9 equivalent. The approximate mapping means there is not an exact match between the ICD-10 code and the ICD-9 code and the mapped code is not a precise representation of the original code.

Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018