Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 615.0
Acute inflammatory diseases of uterus except cervix
  • Short description: Ac uterine inflammation.
  • ICD-9-CM 615.0 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 615.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
  • You are viewing the 2011 version of ICD-9-CM 615.0.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 615.0: 2012 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Acute endometritis
  • Acute endomyometritis
  • Acute metritis
  • Acute myometritis
  • Acute perimetritis
  • Acute uterine inflammatory disease
  • Endometritis, subacute (inflammation of uterus)
  • Myometritis, acute (inflammation of uterine muscle)
  • Subacute endometritis
  • Subacute endomyometritis
  • Subacute myometritis
  • Subacute perimetritis
  • Subacute pyometra
Applies To
  • Any condition classifiable to 615.9, specified as acute or subacute
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 615.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N71.0 Acute inflammatory disease of uterus
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 615.0:
  • Endometritis (nonspecific) (purulent) (septic) (suppurative) 615.9
    • acute 615.0
    • subacute 615.0
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