Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 617.1
Endometriosis of ovary
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Ovarian endometriosis.
  • ICD-9-CM 617.1 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 617.1 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Endometriosis, ovary
  • Ovarian endometriosis
Clinical Information
  • A non-neoplastic disorder characterized by the growth of endometrial tissue in the ovaries. It results in the development of blood filled ovarian cysts (chocolate cysts), and creation of scars and adhesions.
Applies To
  • Chocolate cyst of ovary
  • Endometrial cystoma of ovary
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 617.1 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 617.1 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N80.1 Endometriosis of ovary
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 617.1:
  • Chocolate cyst (ovary) 617.1
  • Cyst (mucus) (retention) (serous) (simple)
    • chocolate (ovary) 617.1
    • ovary, ovarian (twisted) 620.2
      • adherent 620.2
      • chocolate 617.1
      • corpus
      • dermoid (M9084/0) 220
      • developmental 752.0
      • due to failure of involution NEC 620.2
      • endometrial 617.1
      • follicular (atretic) (graafian) (hemorrhagic) 620.0
      • hemorrhagic 620.2
      • in pregnancy or childbirth 654.4
        • affecting fetus or newborn 763.89
        • causing obstructed labor 660.2
          • affecting fetus or newborn 763.1
      • multilocular (M8000/1) 239.5
      • pseudomucinous (M8470/0) 220
      • retention 620.2
      • serous 620.2
      • theca lutein 620.2
      • tuberculous (see also Tuberculosis) 016.6
      • unspecified 620.2
    • Sampson's 617.1
  • Cystoma (M8440/0) - see also Neoplasm, by site, benign
    • endometrial, ovary 617.1
  • Endometriosis 617.9
    • ovary 617.1
  • Sampson's cyst or tumor 617.1
  • Transplants, ovarian, endometrial 617.1
  • Tumor (M8000/1) - see also Neoplasm, by site, unspecified nature
    • Sampson's 617.1
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