Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 054.12
Herpetic ulceration of vulva
  • 2014
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Female Only Dx

  • Short description: Herpetic ulcer of vulva.
  • ICD-9-CM 054.12 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 054.12 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2014 version of ICD-9-CM 054.12.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 054.12: 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 054.12 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM A60.04 Herpesviral vulvovaginitis
Approximate Synonyms
  • Herpes simplex ulcer of vulva
  • Recurrent herpes simplex ulcer of vulva
  • Recurrent ulcer of vulva due to herpes simplex
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 054.12:
  • Herpes, herpetic 054.9
    • vulva 054.12
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
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