Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 618.04
Rectocele
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • ICD-9-CM 618.04 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 618.04 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Female proctocele without uterine prolapse
  • Female rectocele
  • Female rectocele WO uterine prolapse
  • Herniation of rectum into vagina
  • Rectocele, female
Clinical Information
  • A hernial protrusion of part of the rectum into the vagina. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Applies To
  • Proctocele
Use Additional
  • Use additional code for any associated fecal incontinence (787.60-787.63)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 618.04 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 618.04 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N81.6 Rectocele
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 618.04:
  • Proctocele
    • female (without uterine prolapse) 618.04
  • Rectocele
    • female (without uterine prolapse) 618.04
    • vagina, vaginal (outlet) 618.04
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