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ICD-10-CM Code N71.0 Details

Official Long Descriptor
Acute inflammatory disease of uterus

N71

Excludes1: hyperplastic endometritis (N85.0-)
infection of uterus following delivery (O85, O86.-)

Includes: endo (myo) metritis
metritis
myometritis
pyometra
uterine abscess

Use additional code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent

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* = Related articles are not official codeset documents |   Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2012