2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O10.93

Unspecified pre-existing hypertension complicating the puerperium

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
  • O10.93 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Unsp pre-existing hypertension complicating the puerperium
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM O10.93 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O10.93 - other international versions of ICD-10 O10.93 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • O10.93 is applicable to maternity patients aged 12 - 55 years inclusive.
  • O10.93 is applicable to female patients.
The following code(s) above O10.93 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 O10.93:
  • O00-O9A
    2019 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
  • O10
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O10

    Pre-existing hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • pre-existing hypertension with pre-existing proteinuria complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
    Type 2 Excludes
    • pre-existing hypertension with superimposed pre-eclampsia complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O11.-)
    Pre-existing hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
Approximate Synonyms
  • Pre-existing hypertension complicating and/or reason for care during puerperium
  • Preexisting high blood pressure, postpartum (after childbirth)
ICD-10-CM O10.93 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 769 Postpartum and post abortion diagnoses with o.r. Procedure
  • 776 Postpartum and post abortion diagnoses without o.r. Procedure

Convert O10.93 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O10.93
O10.419 …… unspecified trimester
O10.42 Pre-existing secondary hypertension complicating childbirth
O10.43 Pre-existing secondary hypertension complicating the puerperium
O10.9 Unspecified pre-existing hypertension complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
O10.91 Unspecified pre-existing hypertension complicating pregnancy
O10.911 …… first trimester
O10.912 …… second trimester
O10.913 …… third trimester
O10.919 …… unspecified trimester
O10.92 Unspecified pre-existing hypertension complicating childbirth
O10.93 Unspecified pre-existing hypertension complicating the puerperium
O11 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia
O11.1 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia, first trimester
O11.2 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia, second trimester
O11.3 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia, third trimester
O11.4 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia, complicating childbirth
O11.5 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia, complicating the puerperium
O11.9 Pre-existing hypertension with pre-eclampsia, unspecified trimester
O12 Gestational [pregnancy-induced] edema and proteinuria without hypertension
O12.0 Gestational edema
O12.00 …… unspecified trimester

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