Specific code 2010 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 256.31
Premature menopause
  • ICD-9-CM 256.31 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 256.31 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 256.31 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E28.310 Symptomatic premature menopause
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM E28.319 Asymptomatic premature menopause
Approximate Synonyms
  • Ovarian failure (loss of ovary function) before age 40
  • Ovarian failure, premature
  • Premature ovarian failure
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 256.31:
  • Menopause, menopausal (symptoms) (syndrome) 627.2
    • premature 256.31
  • Premature - see also condition
    • menopause 256.31
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