2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.53

Low lying placenta with hemorrhage, third trimester

ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
The following code(s) above O44.53 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 O44.53:
  • 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
  • O44.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.5

    Low lying placenta with hemorrhage

      2017 - New Code 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Low implantation of placenta with hemorrhage
    Low lying placenta with hemorrhage
ICD-10-CM O44.53 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert O44.53 to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O44.53
O44.33 …… third trimester
O44.4 Low lying placenta NOS or without hemorrhage
O44.40 …… unspecified trimester
O44.41 …… first trimester
O44.42 …… second trimester
O44.43 …… third trimester
O44.5 Low lying placenta with hemorrhage
O44.50 …… unspecified trimester
O44.51 …… first trimester
O44.52 …… second trimester
O44.53 …… third trimester
O45 Premature separation of placenta [abruptio placentae]
O45.0 Premature separation of placenta with coagulation defect
O45.00 Premature separation of placenta with coagulation defect, unspecified
O45.001 …… first trimester
O45.002 …… second trimester
O45.003 …… third trimester
O45.009 …… unspecified trimester
O45.01 Premature separation of placenta with afibrinogenemia
O45.011 …… first trimester
O45.012 …… second trimester

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