ICD-10 Diagnosis Code R87.629

Unsp abnormal cytological findings in specimens from vagina

Diagnosis Code R87.629

ICD-10: R87.629
Short Description: Unsp abnormal cytological findings in specimens from vagina
Long Description: Unspecified abnormal cytological findings in specimens from vagina
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code R87.629

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Code Classification
  • Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00–R99)
    • Abnormal findings on examination of other body fluids, substances and tissues, without diagnosis (R83-R89)
      • Abnormal findings in specimens from female genital organs (R87)

Information for Medical Professionals

According to ICD-10-CM guidelines this code should not to be used as a principal diagnosis code when a related definitive diagnosis has been established.

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.

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  • Abnormal vaginal Papanicolaou smear
  • Atypical endocervical cells on vaginal Papanicolaou smear
  • Vaginal vault smear abnormal

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