ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 626.7

Postcoital bleeding

Diagnosis Code 626.7

ICD-9: 626.7
Short Description: Postcoital bleeding
Long Description: Postcoital bleeding
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 626.7

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system
    • Other disorders of female genital tract (617-629)
      • 626 Disorders of menstruation and other abnormal bleeding from female genital tract

Information for Patients

Vaginal Bleeding

Also called: Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding, Uterine Bleeding

Menstruation, or period, is a woman's monthly bleeding. Abnormal vaginal bleeding is different from normal menstrual periods. It could be bleeding that is between periods, lasts several weeks, or happens before puberty or after menopause. Causes can include

  • Uterine fibroids or polyps
  • Hormone problems
  • Hormone pills, such as birth control pills and menopausal hormone therapy
  • Cancer of the cervix, ovaries, uterus or vagina
  • Thyroid problems

Bleeding during pregnancy can have several different causes. It is not always a serious problem, but to be safe you should always contact your healthcare provider.

Pelvic exams, blood tests and other procedures can help your healthcare provider diagnose the problem. Treatment depends on the cause.

  • D and C
  • Dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB)
  • Vaginal bleeding
  • Vaginal bleeding between periods
  • Vaginal bleeding in early pregnancy
  • Vaginal bleeding in late pregnancy
  • Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy

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