Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 626.3
Puberty bleeding
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Pubertal menorrhagia.
  • ICD-9-CM 626.3 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 626.3 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Menorrhagia, pubertal
  • Pubertal menorrhagia
Applies To
  • Excessive bleeding associated with onset of menstrual periods
  • Pubertal menorrhagia
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 626.3 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 626.3 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N92.2 Excessive menstruation at puberty
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 626.3:
  • Bleeding (see also Hemorrhage) 459.0
    • puberty 626.3
      • excessive, with onset of menstrual periods 626.3
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
    • uterus, uterine (abnormal) 626.9
      • climacteric 627.0
      • complicating delivery - see Hemorrhage, complicating, delivery
      • due to
        • intrauterine contraceptive device 996.76
      • functional or dysfunctional 626.8
      • in pregnancy - see Hemorrhage, pregnancy
      • intermenstrual 626.6
      • postmenopausal 627.1
      • postpartum (see also Hemorrhage, postpartum) 666.1
      • prepubertal 626.8
      • pubertal 626.3
      • puerperal (immediate) 666.1
  • Menorrhagia (primary) 626.2
    • puberty (menses retained) 626.3
  • Puberty V21.1
    • bleeding 626.3
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