• inflammatory diseases of female pelvic organs complicating:
  • abortion or ectopic or molar pregnancy (O00-O07, O08.0)
  • pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O23.-, O75.3, O85, O86.-)
  1. N70 Salpingitis and oophoritis

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


    • abscess (of) fallopian tube
    • abscess (of) ovary
    • pyosalpinx
    • salpingo-oophoritis
    • tubo-ovarian abscess
    • tubo-ovarian inflammatory disease


    1. N70.0 Acute salpingitis and oophoritis

      1. N70.01 Acute salpingitis

      2. N70.02 Acute oophoritis

      3. N70.03 Acute salpingitis and oophoritis

    2. N70.1 Chronic salpingitis and oophoritis

      Inclusion term(s):

      • Hydrosalpinx
      1. N70.11 Chronic salpingitis

      2. N70.12 Chronic oophoritis

      3. N70.13 Chronic salpingitis and oophoritis

    3. N70.9 Salpingitis and oophoritis, unspecified

      1. N70.91 Salpingitis, unspecified

      2. N70.92 Oophoritis, unspecified

      3. N70.93 Salpingitis and oophoritis, unspecified

Abbreviations used here:

NEC Not elsewhere classifiable
This abbreviation in the Tabular List represents “other specified”. When a specific code is not available for a condition, the Tabular List includes an NEC entry under a code to identify the code as the “other specified” code.

NOS Not otherwise specified
This abbreviation is the equivalent of unspecified.