Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 629.21
Female genital mutilation Type I status
  • Short description: Genital mutilatn type I.
  • ICD-9-CM 629.21 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 629.21 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
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  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 629.21: 2013 2014.
Disease Synonyms
  • Female circumcision type 1 status
  • Female genital mutilation, type 1
  • Type 1 female genital mutilation status
Applies To
  • Clitorectomy status
  • Female genital cutting Type I status
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 629.21 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N90.811 Female genital mutilation Type I status
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 629.21:
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