Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 621.5
Intrauterine synechiae
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • ICD-9-CM 621.5 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 621.5 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Intrauterine adhesions (disorder)
  • Intrauterine synechiae (adhesions)
Applies To
  • Adhesions of uterus
  • Band(s) of uterus
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 621.5 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 621.5 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N85.6 Intrauterine synechiae
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 621.5:
  • Adhesion(s), adhesive (postinfectional) (postoperative)
    • bands - see also Adhesions, peritoneum
    • periuterine 621.5
    • uterus 621.5
      • to abdominal wall 614.6
        • in pregnancy or childbirth 654.4
          • affecting fetus or newborn 763.89
  • Asherman's syndrome 621.5
  • Band(s)
    • uterus 621.5
  • Stricture (see also Stenosis) 799.89
    • uterus, uterine 621.5
      • os (external) (internal) - see Stricture, cervix
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • Asherman's 621.5
  • Synechia (iris) (pupil) 364.70
    • intrauterine (traumatic) 621.5
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 621.5 is one of thousands of ICD-9-CM codes used in healthcare. Although ICD-9-CM and CPT codes are largely numeric, they differ in that CPT codes describe medical procedures and services. Can't find a code? Start at the root of ICD-9-CM, check the 2014 ICD-9-CM Index or use the search engine at the top of this page to lookup any code.