Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 626.8
Other disorders of menstruation and other abnormal bleeding from female genital tract
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Menstrual disorder NEC.
  • ICD-9-CM 626.8 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 626.8 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding unrelated to menstrual cycle
  • Anovular menstruation
  • Anovulatory bleeding
  • Anovulatory bleeding (menstruation without ovulation)
  • Contact bleeding from cervix
  • Dysfunctional uterine bleeding
  • Dysfunctional uterine bleeding, irregular infrequent
  • Hematocolpos
  • Hematocolpos (menstrual blood in vagina)
  • Menophania
  • Menosepsis
  • Menouria
  • Menstrual loss increasing
  • Menstrual period late
  • Menstruation postponed
  • Metropathia hemorrhagica
  • Missed period
  • Missed withdrawal bleeding
  • Oligoovulatory dysfunctional uterine bleeding
  • Passing large clots vaginally
  • Retained menstruation
  • Retrograde menstruation
  • Supplementary menstruation
  • Suppression of menstruation
  • Variation in quantity of menstrual flow
Applies To
  • Dysfunctional or functional uterine hemorrhage NOS
  • Menstruation:
    • retained
    • suppression of
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 626.8 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 626.8 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N92.5 Other specified irregular menstruation
    Or:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N93.8 Other specified abnormal uterine and vaginal bleeding
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 626.8:
  • Bleeding (see also Hemorrhage) 459.0
    • uterus, uterine 626.9
      • climacteric 627.0
      • dysfunctional 626.8
      • functional 626.8
      • unrelated to menstrual cycle 626.6
    • vagina, vaginal 623.8
      • functional 626.8
  • Delay, delayed
    • menstruation (cause unknown) 626.8
  • Disorder - see also Disease
  • Dysfunction
    • bleeding, uterus 626.8
  • Hematocolpos 626.8
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (nontraumatic) 459.0
    • metritis 626.8
    • 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
  • Ischomenia 626.8
  • Menoschesis 626.8
  • Menses, retention 626.8
  • Menstrual - see also Menstruation
    • fluid, retained 626.8
  • Menstruation
    • delayed 626.8
    • latent 626.8
    • membranous 626.8
    • protracted 626.8
    • retained 626.8
    • retrograde 626.8
    • suppression 626.8
  • Metritis (catarrhal) (septic) (suppurative) (see also Endometritis) 615.9
    • hemorrhagic 626.8
  • Metropathia hemorrhagica 626.8
  • Pseudomenstruation 626.8
  • Retention, retained
    • menses 626.8
  • Retrograde
    • menstruation 626.8
  • Suppression
    • menstruation 626.8
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 626.8 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.