2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O31

Complications specific to multiple gestation

Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (O31) and the excluded code together.
  • delayed delivery of second twin, triplet, etc. (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O63.2

    Delayed delivery of second twin, triplet, etc.

      2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
    O63.2
    )
  • malpresentation of one fetus or more (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O32.9

    Maternal care for malpresentation of fetus, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    O32.9
    )
  • placental transfusion syndromes (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O43.0

    Placental transfusion syndromes

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    O43.0-
    )
The following code(s) above O31 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to O31:
  • O00-O9A
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range O00-O9A

    Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

    Note
    • CODES FROM THIS CHAPTER ARE FOR USE ONLY ON MATERNAL RECORDS, NEVER ON NEWBORN RECORDS
    • Codes from this chapter are for use for conditions related to or aggravated by the pregnancy, childbirth, or by the puerperium (maternal causes or obstetric causes)
    • Trimesters are counted from the first day of the last menstrual period. They are defined as follows:
    • 1st trimester- less than 14 weeks 0 days
    • 2nd trimester- 14 weeks 0 days to less than 28 weeks 0 days
    • 3rd trimester- 28 weeks 0 days until delivery
    Type 1 Excludes
    • supervision of normal pregnancy (Z34.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium (F53)
    • obstetrical tetanus (A34)
    • postpartum necrosis of pituitary gland (E23.0)
    • puerperal osteomalacia (M83.0)
    Use Additional
    • code from category Z3A, Weeks of gestation, to identify the specific week of the pregnancy, if known.
    Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O31
O30.89 Other specified multiple gestation, unable to determine number of placenta and number of amniotic sacs
O30.891 …… first trimester
O30.892 …… second trimester
O30.893 …… third trimester
O30.899 …… unspecified trimester
O30.9 Multiple gestation, unspecified
O30.90 …… unspecified trimester
O30.91 …… first trimester
O30.92 …… second trimester
O30.93 …… third trimester
O31 Complications specific to multiple gestation
O31.0 Papyraceous fetus
O31.00 Papyraceous fetus, unspecified trimester
O31.00X0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O31.00X1 …… fetus 1
O31.00X2 …… fetus 2
O31.00X3 …… fetus 3
O31.00X4 …… fetus 4
O31.00X5 …… fetus 5
O31.00X9 …… other fetus
O31.01 Papyraceous fetus, first trimester

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.