29G Medical gynaecology

Specialist gynaecological investigation (Pelvic ultrasound scan and/or endometrial biopsy and/or hormonal profile) AND management of abnormal uterine bleeding (HMB, IMB, PCB, oligo/amenorrhea and persistent bleeding problems in women using contraception)


This code should not be used for short term bleeding (3 months or less) nor for basic investigations such as infection screening or cervical cytology. Where ultrasound is performed in the clinic it should be recorded as SRH care activity code 27 in addition to the 29G code.
Specialist investigation (eg. pelvic ultrasound) and management of persistent pelvic pain (includes dysmenorrhea, deep dyspareunia). This code should not be used for initial assessment of pelvic pain symptoms with a detailed history taking, abdomino-pelvic examination and basic investigations such as infection screening. This should also not be used for initial management of pelvic pain such as treatment of PID, use of Mefenamic acid or Combined O.C. pill for dysmenorrhea. Where ultrasound is performed in the clinic it should be recorded as SRH care activity code 27 in addition the 29 G code.