ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N90.6

Hypertrophy of vulva

Diagnosis Code N90.6

ICD-10: N90.6
Short Description: Hypertrophy of vulva
Long Description: Hypertrophy of vulva
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N90.6

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The code N90.6 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

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The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2017. This codes was replaced for the FY 2018 (October 1, 2017-September 30, 2018).

This code was replaced in the 2018 ICD-10 code set with the code(s) listed below.
  • N90.60 - Unspecified hypertrophy of vulva
  • N90.61 - Childhood asymmetric labium majus enlargement
  • N90.69 - Other specified hypertrophy of vulva

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Noninflammatory disorders of female genital tract (N80-N98)
      • Other noninflammatory disorders of vulva and perineum (N90)

Information for Medical Professionals

Information for Patients

Vulvar Disorders

The vulva is the external part of a woman's genitals. Some problems you can have with the vulvar area include

  • Vaginitis or vulvovaginitis, swelling or infection of the vulva and vagina
  • 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.

  • Vulvodynia (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Vulvovaginitis - overview (Medical Encyclopedia)

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