Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 622.0
Erosion and ectropion of cervix
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Erosion/ectropion cervix.
  • ICD-9-CM 622.0 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 622.0 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Cervical erosion
  • Cervical ulcer
  • Erosion of cervix
  • Ulcer of cervix
622.0 Excludes
  • that in chronic cervicitis (616.0)
Applies To
  • Eversion of cervix
  • Ulcer of cervix
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 622.0 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 622.0 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N86 Erosion and ectropion of cervix uteri
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 622.0:
  • Ectropion 374.10
    • cervix 622.0
      • with mention of cervicitis 616.0
  • Erosion
    • cervix (uteri) (acquired) (chronic) (congenital) 622.0
      • with mention of cervicitis 616.0
  • Eversion
    • cervix (uteri) 622.0
      • with mention of cervicitis 616.0
  • Laceration - see also Wound, open, by site
    • causing eversion of cervix uteri (old) 622.0
  • Lipping
    • cervix 622.0
  • Ulcer, ulcerated, ulcerating, ulceration, ulcerative 707.9
    • cervix (uteri) (trophic) 622.0
      • with mention of cervicitis 616.0
    • neck (see also Ulcer, skin) 707.8
      • uterus 622.0
    • uterus 621.8
      • cervix 622.0
        • with mention of cervicitis 616.0
      • neck 622.0
        • with mention of cervicitis 616.0
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