ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N85.0

Endometrial hyperplasia

Diagnosis Code N85.0

ICD-10: N85.0
Short Description: Endometrial hyperplasia
Long Description: Endometrial hyperplasia
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N85.0

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system
    • Noninflammatory disorders of female genital tract (N80-N98)
      • Other noninflammatory disorders of uterus, except cervix (N85)

Information for Patients

Uterine Diseases

The uterus, or womb, is the place where a baby grows when a woman is pregnant. The first sign of a problem with the uterus may be bleeding between periods or after sex. Causes can include hormones, thyroid problems, fibroids, polyps, cancer, infection, or pregnancy.

Treatment depends on the cause. Sometimes birth control pills treat hormonal imbalances. If a thyroid problem is the cause, treating it may also stop the bleeding. If you have cancer or hyperplasia, an overgrowth of normal cells in the uterus, you may need surgery.

With two other uterine problems, tissue that normally lines the uterus grows where it is not supposed to. In endometriosis, it grows outside the uterus. In adenomyosis, it grows in the uterus's outside walls. Pain medicine may help. Other treatments include hormones and surgery.

  • Adenomyosis
  • Asherman syndrome
  • D and C
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Endometrial polyps
  • Endometritis
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Retroversion of the uterus

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