ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Jul 26, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Unspecified abnormal cytological findings in specimens from vagina R87.629

R87.629 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

R87.629 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 18 Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R99)
Section R83-R89 Abnormal findings on examination of other body fluids, substances and tissues, without diagnosis (R83-R89)
Category R87 Abnormal findings in specimens from female genital organs

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.
Inclusion Term
  • Abnormal Papanicolaou smear of vagina NOS
  • Abnormal thin preparation smear of vagina NOS
  • Abnormal vaginal cytology NOS
  • Atypical endocervical cells of vagina NOS
  • Atypical endometrial cells of vagina NOS
  • Atypical glandular cells of vagina NOS
See also ICD 10 code for

Related Terms to “Unspecified abnormal cytological findings in specimens from vagina”

  • Abnormal, abnormality, abnormalitiesSee also Anomaly
  • Atypical, atypismSee also condition
    • cells(on cytolgocial smear) (endocervical) (endometrial) (glandular)
      • vagina - R87.629
See the 2017 ICD-10-CM Coding Guidelines.

When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.