2021 ICD-10-CM Code D25

Leiomyoma of uterus

Version 2021

Not Valid for Submission

D25 is a non-specific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of leiomyoma of uterus. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

ICD-10:D25
Short Description:Leiomyoma of uterus
Long Description:Leiomyoma of uterus

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Leiomyoma of uterus

Non-specific codes like D25 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for leiomyoma of uterus:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D25.0 for Submucous leiomyoma of uterus
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D25.1 for Intramural leiomyoma of uterus
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D25.2 for Subserosal leiomyoma of uterus
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use D25.9 for Leiomyoma of uterus, unspecified

Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries

The Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is a list of ICD-10 codes, organized "head to toe" into chapters and sections with coding notes and guidance for inclusions, exclusions, descriptions and more. The following references are applicable to the code D25:


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Information for Patients


Uterine Fibroids

Also called: Fibroids, Uterine leiomyomata

Uterine fibroids are the most common benign tumors in women of childbearing age. Fibroids are made of muscle cells and other tissues that grow in and around the wall of the uterus, or womb. The cause of fibroids is unknown. Risk factors include being African American or being overweight.

Many women with fibroids have no symptoms. If you do have symptoms, they may include

Your health care provider may find fibroids during a gynecological exam or by using imaging tests. Treatment includes drugs that can slow or stop their growth, or surgery. If you have no symptoms, you may not even need treatment. Many women with fibroids can get pregnant naturally. For those who cannot, infertility treatments may help.

NIH: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)