2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O30

Multiple gestation

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 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 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM O30 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O30 - other international versions of ICD-10 O30 may differ.
Code Also
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  • any complications specific to multiple gestation
The following code(s) above O30 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • 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:
  • O00-O9A
    2020 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
Clinical Information
  • 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.
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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O30
O29.8X Other complications of anesthesia during pregnancy
O29.8X1 …… first trimester
O29.8X2 …… second trimester
O29.8X3 …… third trimester
O29.8X9 …… unspecified trimester
O29.9 Unspecified complication of anesthesia during pregnancy
O29.90 …… unspecified trimester
O29.91 …… first trimester
O29.92 …… second trimester
O29.93 …… third trimester
O30 Multiple gestation
O30.0 Twin pregnancy
O30.00 Twin pregnancy, unspecified number of placenta and unspecified number of amniotic sacs
O30.001 …… first trimester
O30.002 …… second trimester
O30.003 …… third trimester
O30.009 …… unspecified trimester
O30.01 Twin pregnancy, monochorionic/monoamniotic
O30.011 …… first trimester
O30.012 …… second trimester
O30.013 …… third trimester

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