Parametritis

Alphabetical Index

Use the alphabetical index for the main term parametritis to review the available sub terms and properly select the ICD-10 code with the highest degree of specificity. Instructional notations will guide the coder with information such as "see", "see also", "with", "without", "due to", and "code by site".

  • Parametritis - See Also: Disease, pelvis, inflammatory; - N73.2 Unspecified parametritis and pelvic cellulitis
    • acute - N73.0 Acute parametritis and pelvic cellulitis
    • complicating abortion - See: Abortion, by type, complicated by, parametritis;

Clinical Terms

The following are some of the clinical term definitions related or applicable to parametritis within the ICD-10 index for Diseases and Injuries.

Parametritis: Inflammation of the parametrium, the connective tissue of the pelvic floor, extending from the subserous coat of the uterus laterally between the layers of the BROAD LIGAMENT.