Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 614.6
Pelvic peritoneal adhesions, female (postoperative) (postinfection)
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Fem pelvic periton adhes.
  • ICD-9-CM 614.6 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 614.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Female pelvic peritoneal adhesions
  • Female postinfectious pelvic peritoneal adhesions
  • Female postoperative pelvic peritoneal adhesions
  • Pelvic peritoneal adhesions, female
  • Peritubal adhesions
  • Postoperative female pelvic peritoneal adhesions
Applies To
  • Adhesions:
    • peritubal
    • tubo-ovarian
Use Additional
  • Use additional code to identify any associated infertility (628.2)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 614.6 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 614.6 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N73.6 Female pelvic peritoneal adhesions (postinfective)
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 614.6:
  • Adhesion(s), adhesive (postinfectional) (postoperative)
    • ovary 614.6
      • congenital (to cecum, kidney, or omentum) 752.0
    • parauterine 614.6
    • parovarian 614.6
    • pelvic (peritoneal)
      • female (postoperative) (postinfection) 614.6
      • male (postoperative) (postinfection) (see also Adhesions, peritoneum) 568.0
      • postpartal (old) 614.6
      • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 016.9
    • periovarian 614.6
    • peritoneum, peritoneal (fibrous) (postoperative) 568.0
      • with obstruction (intestinal) 560.81
        • with hernia - see also Hernia, by site, with obstruction
          • gangrenous - see Hernia, by site, with gangrene
        • duodenum 537.3
      • congenital 751.4
      • female (postoperative) (postinfective) 614.6
      • pelvic, female 614.6
      • pelvic, male 568.0
      • postpartal, pelvic 614.6
      • to uterus 614.6
    • peritubal 614.6
    • tubo-ovarian 614.6
    • uterus 621.5
      • to abdominal wall 614.6
        • in pregnancy or childbirth 654.4
          • affecting fetus or newborn 763.89
  • Peritonitis (acute) (adhesive) (fibrinous) (hemorrhagic) (idiopathic) (localized) (perforative) (primary) (with adhesions) (with effusion) 567.9
    • pelvic
      • female (acute) 614.5
        • chronic NEC 614.7
          • with adhesions 614.6
        • puerperal, postpartum, childbirth 670.8
      • male (acute) 567.21
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