ICD-9 Diagnosis Code 627.9

Menopausal disorder NOS

Diagnosis Code 627.9

ICD-9: 627.9
Short Description: Menopausal disorder NOS
Long Description: Unspecified menopausal and postmenopausal disorder
This is the 2014 version of the ICD-9-CM diagnosis code 627.9

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system
    • Other disorders of female genital tract (617-629)
      • 627 Menopausal and postmenopausal disorders

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Information for Patients


Also called: Change of life

Menopause is the time in a woman's life when her period stops. It usually occurs naturally, most often after age 45. Menopause happens because the woman's ovaries stop producing the hormones estrogen and progesterone.

A woman has reached menopause when she has not had a period for one year. Changes and symptoms can start several years earlier. They include

  • A change in periods - shorter or longer, lighter or heavier, with more or less time in between
  • Hot flashes and/or night sweats
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Mood swings
  • Trouble focusing
  • Less hair on head, more on face

Some symptoms require treatment. Talk to your doctor about how to best manage menopause. Make sure the doctor knows your medical history and your family medical history. This includes whether you are at risk for heart disease, osteoporosis, or breast cancer.

Dept. of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health

  • Deciding about hormone therapy
  • Menopause - NIH (National Institute on Aging)
  • Menopause
  • Types of hormone therapy

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