Female infertility (N97)

Clinical Information for Female infertility (N97)

Anovulation - Suspension or cessation of OVULATION in animals or humans with follicle-containing ovaries (OVARIAN FOLLICLE). Depending on the etiology, OVULATION may be induced with appropriate therapy.

Instructional Notations

Includes Includes
This note appears immediately under a three character code title to further define, or give examples of, the content of the category.

  • inability to achieve a pregnancy
  • sterility, female NOS

Type 2 Excludes Type 2 Excludes
A type 2 excludes note represents "Not included here". An excludes2 note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition represented by the code, but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When an Excludes2 note appears under a code, it is acceptable to use both the code and the excluded code together, when appropriate.

  • female infertility associated with:
  • hypopituitarism E23.0
  • Stein-Leventhal syndrome E28.2
  • incompetence of cervix uteri N88.3