ICD-10 Diagnosis Code N92.5

Other specified irregular menstruation

Diagnosis Code N92.5

ICD-10: N92.5
Short Description: Other specified irregular menstruation
Long Description: Other specified irregular menstruation
This is the 2019 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code N92.5

Valid for Submission
The code N92.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Code Classification
  • Diseases of the genitourinary system (N00–N99)
    • Noninflammatory disorders of female genital tract (N80-N98)
      • Excessive, frequent and irregular menstruation (N92)
Version 2019 Billable Code Diagnoses For Females Only

Information for Medical Professionals


Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Diagnoses for females only - Diagnoses for females only.

Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code N92.5 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG V35.0)

  • 742 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITH CC/MCC
  • 743 - UTERINE AND ADNEXA PROCEDURES FOR NON-MALIGNANCY WITHOUT CC/MCC

Convert to ICD-9
  • 626.4 - Irregular menstruation (Approximate Flag)
  • 626.8 - Menstrual disorder NEC (Approximate Flag)

Synonyms
  • Finding of duration of menstrual cycle
  • Finding of duration of menstrual cycle
  • Finding of duration of menstrual cycle
  • Finding of duration of menstrual cycle
  • Finding of duration of menstrual period
  • Finding of duration of menstrual period
  • Finding of duration of menstruation
  • Finding of duration of menstruation
  • Finding of duration of menstruation
  • Finding of duration of menstruation
  • Finding of duration of menstruation
  • Finding of duration of menstruation
  • Finding of frequency of menstruation
  • Finding of menstrual bleeding
  • Length of cycle decreasing
  • Length of cycle increasing
  • Long menstrual cycle
  • Menolipsis
  • Menosepsis
  • Menstrual loss decreasing
  • Menstrual loss increasing
  • Menstrual spotting
  • Menstruation postponed
  • Missed period
  • Missed withdrawal bleeding
  • Prolonged periods
  • Retrograde menstruation
  • Short menstrual cycle
  • Short menstrual periods
  • Spotting precedes menstrual flow
  • Suppression of menstruation
  • Variation in quantity of menstrual flow

Index to Diseases and Injuries
References found for the code N92.5 in the Index to Diseases and Injuries:


Information for Patients


Menstruation

Also called: Menses, Menstrual period, Period

Menstruation, or period, is normal vaginal bleeding that occurs as part of a woman's monthly cycle. Every month, your body prepares for pregnancy. If no pregnancy occurs, the uterus, or womb, sheds its lining. The menstrual blood is partly blood and partly tissue from inside the uterus. It passes out of the body through the vagina.

Periods usually start between age 11 and 14 and continue until menopause at about age 51. They usually last from three to five days. Besides bleeding from the vagina, you may have

  • Abdominal or pelvic cramping pain
  • Lower back pain
  • Bloating and sore breasts
  • Food cravings
  • Mood swings and irritability
  • Headache and fatigue

Premenstrual syndrome, or PMS, is a group of symptoms that start before the period. It can include emotional and physical symptoms.

Consult your health care provider if you have big changes in your cycle. They may be signs of other problems that should be treated.

NIH: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

  • Amenorrhea - primary (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Endometrial ablation (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Mittelschmerz (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Secondary amenorrhea (Medical Encyclopedia)

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ICD-10 Footnotes

General Equivalence Map Definitions
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  • Approximate Flag - The approximate flag is on, indicating that the relationship between the code in the source system and the code in the target system is an approximate equivalent.
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