Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
Maternal care related to the fetus and amniotic cavity and possible delivery problems
2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O30
2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
- O30 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM O30 became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O30 - other international versions of ICD-10 O30 may differ.
Code Also Help
A code also note instructs that 2 codes may be required to fully describe a condition but the sequencing of the two codes is discretionary, depending on the severity of the conditions and the reason for the encounter.
- any complications specific to multiple gestation
The following code(s) above O30
contain 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 O30
- A gestation with more than one fertilized egg implanted as a viable fetus in the uterus.
- A pregnancy involving twins or higher-order multiple fetuses (e.g., triplets, quadruplets).
- The condition of carrying two or more fetuses simultaneously.
- 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O30
Other complications of anesthesia during pregnancy
Unspecified complication of anesthesia during pregnancy
…… unspecified trimester
Twin pregnancy, unspecified number of placenta and unspecified number of amniotic sacs
Twin pregnancy, monochorionic/monoamniotic
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.