“The answer is absolutely no,” says Dr. Gino Tutera, an OB/GYN and specialist in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy. Dr. Tutera explains, “Cervical mucous is quite different than the natural moisture from a normally functioning vagina. “Cervical mucous consistency varies considerably based on the woman’s level of estrogen.
Vaginal discharge that is thin and milky, or gray and heavy, and has a fishy smell, may be a symptom of bacterial vaginosis. While yeast infections are the most commonly discussed vaginal infections, bacterial vaginosis is actually the most common type of vaginitis in people of reproductive age.
The use of ICD-10 code N89.8 can also apply to:
ICD-10 code R36. 9 for Urethral discharge, unspecified is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified .
Other inflammation of vagina and vulva ICD-10-CM N76. 89 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v39.0):
ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N76 N76.
ICD-10 Code for Vaginitis, vulvitis and vulvovaginitis in diseases classified elsewhere- N77. 1- Codify by AAPC.
Symptoms of vaginal drynessfeel sore or itchy in and around your vagina.feel pain or discomfort during sex.need to pee more often than usual.keep getting urinary tract infections (UTIs)
ICD-10 code N76. 0 for Acute vaginitis is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Diseases of the genitourinary system .
ICD-10 code B37. 3 for Candidiasis of vulva and vagina is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Certain infectious and parasitic diseases .
N77* Vulvovaginal ulceration and inflammation in diseases classified elsewhere.