Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 629.81
Recurrent pregnancy loss without current pregnancy
  • Billable Code
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Rec preg loss wo cur prg.
  • ICD-9-CM 629.81 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 629.81 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
Disease Synonyms
  • Abortion number 8
  • Habitual aborter-not pregnant
  • History of greater than two second trimester pregnancy losses
  • History of greater than two second trimester spontaneous abortions
  • Hx of greater than two second trimester SABs
  • Recurrent pregnancy loss
  • Recurrent pregnancy loss, not pregnant
629.81 Excludes
  • recurrent pregnancy loss with current pregnancy (646.3)
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 629.81 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 629.81 converts directly to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM N96 Recurrent pregnancy loss
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 629.81:
  • Aborter, habitual or recurrent NEC
    • without current pregnancy 629.81
  • Abortion (complete) (incomplete) (inevitable) (with retained products of conception) 637.9
    • habitual or recurrent (care during pregnancy) 646.3
      • with current abortion (see also Abortion, spontaneous) 634.9
        • affecting fetus or newborn 761.8
      • without current pregnancy 629.81
ICD-9-CM codes are used in medical billing and coding to describe diseases, injuries, symptoms and conditions. ICD-9-CM 629.81 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.