Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 112.1
Candidiasis of vulva and vagina
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Candidal vulvovaginitis.
  • ICD-9-CM 112.1 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 112.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Candida of vagina
  • Candida of vulva
  • Candida vulvovaginitis
  • Candida, vulvovaginitis
  • Candidal vulvovaginitis
  • Candidiasis of vagina
  • Candidiasis of vagina postpartum
  • Candidiasis of vulva
  • Postpartum (after childbirth) candida vaginitis
  • Postpartum candida vaginitis
Clinical Information
  • Infection of the vulva and vagina with a fungus of the genus candida.
  • Infection of the vulva and vagina with a fungus of the genus candida. It is a disease associated with hiv infection.
Applies To
  • Candidal vulvovaginitis
  • Monilial vulvovaginitis
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 112.1 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 112.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM B37.3 Candidiasis of vulva and vagina
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 112.1:
  • Candidiasis, candidal 112.9
    • vagina 112.1
    • vulva 112.1
    • vulvovaginitis 112.1
  • Infestation 134.9
    • monilia (albicans) (see also Candidiasis) 112.9
      • vagina 112.1
      • vulva 112.1
  • Moniliasis - see also Candidiasis
    • vulvovaginitis 112.1
  • Mycosis, mycotic 117.9
    • vagina, vaginitis 112.1
  • Vaginitis (acute) (chronic) (circumscribed) (diffuse) (emphysematous) (Hemophilus vaginalis) (nonspecific) (nonvenereal) (ulcerative) 616.10
    • candidal 112.1
    • due to
      • C. albicans 112.1
      • Trichomonas (vaginalis) 131.01
    • Monilia 112.1
    • mycotic 112.1
  • Vulvitis (acute) (allergic) (chronic) (gangrenous) (hypertrophic) (intertriginous) 616.10
    • monilial 112.1
  • Vulvovaginitis (see also Vulvitis) 616.10
    • monilial 112.1
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