ICD-9-CM 626.6 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 626.6 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
2015/16 ICD-10-CM N92.1 Excessive and frequent menstruation with irregular cycle
Abnl uterine bleeding
Abnormal uterine bleeding
Bleeding/spotting, uterine, abnormal
Break through bleeding
Intermenstrual bleeding - irregular
Metrorrhagia (irregualr menstrual bleeding)
Metrorrhagia (irregular menstrual bleeding)
Abnormal uterine bleeding that is not related to menstruation, usually in females without regular menstrual cycle. The irregular and unpredictable bleeding usually comes from a dysfunctional endometrium
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