2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O03

Spontaneous abortion

  • Incomplete abortion includes retained products of conception following spontaneous abortion
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  • miscarriage
The following code(s) above O03 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
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  • Excludes2 annotations, or
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that may be applicable to O03:
  • O00-O9A
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range O00-O9A

    Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

    • 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
  • O00-O08
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range O00-O08

    Pregnancy with abortive outcome

    Type 1 Excludes
    • continuing pregnancy in multiple gestation after abortion of one fetus or more (O31.1-, O31.3-)
    Pregnancy with abortive outcome
Clinical Information Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to O03:
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O03
O01.0 Classical hydatidiform mole
O01.1 Incomplete and partial hydatidiform mole
O01.9 Hydatidiform mole, unspecified
O02 Other abnormal products of conception
O02.0 Blighted ovum and nonhydatidiform mole
O02.1 Missed abortion
O02.8 Other specified abnormal products of conception
O02.81 Inappropriate change in quantitative human chorionic gonadotropin (hCG) in early pregnancy
O02.89 Other abnormal products of conception
O02.9 Abnormal product of conception, unspecified
O03 Spontaneous abortion
O03.0 Genital tract and pelvic infection following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.1 Delayed or excessive hemorrhage following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.2 Embolism following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.3 Other and unspecified complications following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.30 Unspecified complication following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.31 Shock following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.32 Renal failure following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.33 Metabolic disorder following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.34 Damage to pelvic organs following incomplete spontaneous abortion
O03.35 Other venous complications following incomplete spontaneous abortion

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