2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N94.3

Premenstrual tension syndrome

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • N94.3 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM N94.3 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of N94.3 - other international versions of ICD-10 N94.3 may differ.
Code Also
Code Also Help
A code also note instructs that 2 codes may be required to fully describe a condition but the sequencing of the two codes is discretionary, depending on the severity of the conditions and the reason for the encounter.
  • associated menstrual migraine (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.82

    Menstrual migraine, not intractable

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Menstrual headache, not intractable
    • Menstrual migraine, without refractory migraine
    • Menstrually related migraine, not intractable
    • Pre-menstrual headache, not intractable
    • Pre-menstrual migraine, not intractable
    • Pure menstrual migraine, not intractable
    Code Also
    • associated premenstrual tension syndrome (N94.3)
    G43.82-
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.83

    Menstrual migraine, intractable

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Menstrual headache, intractable
    • Menstrual migraine, with refractory migraine
    • Menstrually related migraine, intractable
    • Pre-menstrual headache, intractable
    • Pre-menstrual migraine, intractable
    • Pure menstrual migraine, intractable
    Code Also
    • associated premenstrual tension syndrome (N94.3)
    G43.83-
    )
Type 1 Excludes
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A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as N94.3. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F32.81

    Premenstrual dysphoric disorder

      2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • premenstrual tension syndrome (N94.3)
    F32.81
    )
The following code(s) above N94.3 contain annotation back-references
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  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
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that may be applicable to N94.3:
  • N00-N99
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range N00-N99

    Diseases of the genitourinary system

    Type 2 Excludes
    • certain conditions originating in the perinatal period (P04-P96)
    • certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
    • complications of pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00-O9A)
    • congenital malformations, deformations and chromosomal abnormalities (Q00-Q99)
    • endocrine, nutritional and metabolic diseases (E00-E88)
    • injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes (S00-T88)
    • neoplasms (C00-D49)
    • symptoms, signs and abnormal clinical and laboratory findings, not elsewhere classified (R00-R94)
    Diseases of the genitourinary system
Approximate Synonyms
  • Menstrual edema
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
  • Premenstrual swelling
  • Premenstrual symptom
  • Premenstrual syndrome
Clinical Information
  • A more severe and disabling form of premenstrual syndrome in which mood symptoms are the primary characteristic.
  • A term used to describe the psychological aspects of premenstrual syndrome, such as the "indescribable tension", depression, hostility, and increased seizure activity in women with seizure disorder.
ICD-10-CM N94.3 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 742 Uterine and adnexa procedures for non-malignancy with cc/mcc
  • 743 Uterine and adnexa procedures for non-malignancy without cc/mcc
  • 760 Menstrual and other female reproductive system disorders with cc/mcc
  • 761 Menstrual and other female reproductive system disorders without cc/mcc

Convert N94.3 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
Code annotations containing back-references to N94.3:
  • Code Also: G43.82
    , G43.83
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.82

    Menstrual migraine, not intractable

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Menstrual headache, not intractable
    • Menstrual migraine, without refractory migraine
    • Menstrually related migraine, not intractable
    • Pre-menstrual headache, not intractable
    • Pre-menstrual migraine, not intractable
    • Pure menstrual migraine, not intractable
    Code Also
    • associated premenstrual tension syndrome (N94.3)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code G43.83

    Menstrual migraine, intractable

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Menstrual headache, intractable
    • Menstrual migraine, with refractory migraine
    • Menstrually related migraine, intractable
    • Pre-menstrual headache, intractable
    • Pre-menstrual migraine, intractable
    • Pure menstrual migraine, intractable
    Code Also
    • associated premenstrual tension syndrome (N94.3)
  • Type 1 Excludes: F32.81
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code F32.81

    Premenstrual dysphoric disorder

      2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • premenstrual tension syndrome (N94.3)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to N94.3:
  • Molimen, molimina N94.3 (menstrual)
  • Pain(s) R52
    - see also Painful
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R52

    Pain, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Acute pain NOS
    • Generalized pain NOS
    • Pain NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • acute and chronic pain, not elsewhere classified (G89.-)
    • localized pain, unspecified type - code to pain by site, such as:
    • abdomen pain (R10.-)
    • back pain (M54.9)
    • breast pain (N64.4)
    • chest pain (R07.1-R07.9)
    • ear pain (H92.0-)
    • eye pain (H57.1)
    • headache (R51.9)
    • joint pain (M25.5-)
    • limb pain (M79.6-)
    • lumbar region pain (M54.5)
    • pelvic and perineal pain (R10.2)
    • shoulder pain (M25.51-)
    • spine pain (M54.-)
    • throat pain (R07.0)
    • tongue pain (K14.6)
    • tooth pain (K08.8)
    • renal colic (N23)
    • pain disorders exclusively related to psychological factors (F45.41)
    • premenstrual N94.3
  • Premenstrual
    • tension N94.3 (syndrome)
  • Syndrome - see also Disease
    • premenstrual tension N94.3
  • Tension
    • premenstrual N94.3

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To N94.3
N93.8 Other specified abnormal uterine and vaginal bleeding
N93.9 Abnormal uterine and vaginal bleeding, unspecified
N94 Pain and other conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
N94.0 Mittelschmerz
N94.1 Dyspareunia
N94.10 Unspecified dyspareunia
N94.11 Superficial (introital) dyspareunia
N94.12 Deep dyspareunia
N94.19 Other specified dyspareunia
N94.2 Vaginismus
N94.3 Premenstrual tension syndrome
N94.4 Primary dysmenorrhea
N94.5 Secondary dysmenorrhea
N94.6 Dysmenorrhea, unspecified
N94.8 Other specified conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
N94.81 Vulvodynia
N94.810 Vulvar vestibulitis
N94.818 Other vulvodynia
N94.819 …… unspecified
N94.89 Other specified conditions associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle
N94.9 Unspecified condition associated with female genital organs and menstrual cycle

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