ICD-10-CM Code N83.42

Prolapse and hernia of left ovary and fallopian tube

Version 2020 Billable Code Diagnoses For Females Only

Valid for Submission

N83.42 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of prolapse and hernia of left ovary and fallopian tube. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The code N83.42 is applicable to female patients only. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a non-female patient.

ICD-10:N83.42
Short Description:Prolapse and hernia of left ovary and fallopian tube
Long Description:Prolapse and hernia of left ovary and fallopian tube

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:

  • Diagnoses for females only - Medicare Code Editor detects inconsistencies between a patient’s sex and any diagnosis on the patient’s record, this code applies to FEMALES only .

Diagnostic Related Groups

The ICD-10 code N83.42 is grouped in the following groups for version MS-DRG V37.0 What are Diagnostic Related Groups?
The Diagnostic Related Groups (DRGs) are a patient classification scheme which provides a means of relating the type of patients a hospital treats. The DRGs divides all possible principal diagnoses into mutually exclusive principal diagnosis areas referred to as Major Diagnostic Categories (MDC).
applicable from 10/01/2019 through 09/30/2020.

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

Replacement Code

N8342 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • N83.4 - Prolapse and hernia of ovary and fallopian tube

Convert N83.42 to ICD-9

  • 620.4 - Prolapse of ovary & tube (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Noninflammatory disorders of female genital tract (N80-N98)
      • Noninflammatory disord of ovary, fallop and broad ligament (N83)

Code History

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