Specific code 2015 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 629.23
Female genital mutilation Type III status
  • 2015
  • Billable Thru Sept 30/2015
  • Non-Billable On/After Oct 1/2015
  • Female Only Dx

  • ICD-9-CM 629.23 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 629.23 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).
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 629.23 converts directly to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM N90.813 Female genital mutilation Type III status
Approximate Synonyms
  • Female circumcision type 3 status
  • Female genital mutilation, type 3
  • Type 3 female genital mutilation status
Applies To
  • Female genital cutting Type III status
  • Infibulation status
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 629.23 is only applicable to female patients.
ICD-9-CM Volume 2 Index entries containing back-references to 629.23:
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