Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 625.4
Premenstrual tension syndromes
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Premenstrual tension.
  • ICD-9-CM 625.4 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 625.4 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Menstrual edema
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
  • Premenstrual edema
  • Premenstrual swelling
  • Premenstrual symptom
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Premenstrual tension syndrome
Clinical Information
  • A more severe and disabling form of premenstrual syndrome in which mood symptoms are the primary characteristic.
  • A term used to describe the psychological aspects of premenstrual syndrome, such as the "indescribable tension", depression, hostility, and increased seizure activity in women with seizure disorder.
  • Occurs in some women prior to menstruation; salt and water retention cause weight gain and bloating; individuals may experience mood changes.
  • Physiological, emotional, and mental stress related to the period of time immediately preceding menstruation.
625.4 Excludes
  • menstrual migraine (346.4)
Applies To
  • Menstrual molimen
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Premenstrual tension NOS
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 625.4 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 625.4 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N94.3 Premenstrual tension syndrome
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 625.4:
  • Disorder - see also Disease
    • premenstrual dysphoric (PMDD) 625.4
  • Menstrual - see also Menstruation
    • molimen 625.4
  • Molimen, molimina (menstrual) 625.4
  • Pain(s) (see also Painful) 780.96
    • premenstrual 625.4
  • PMDD (premenstrual dysphoric disorder) 625.4
  • PMS 625.4
  • Premenstrual syndrome 625.4
  • Premenstrual tension 625.4
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • menstruation 625.4
    • premenstrual 625.4
    • premenstrual tension 625.4
  • Tension
    • premenstrual 625.4
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