2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O31.0

Papyraceous fetus

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • O31.0 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 O31.0 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O31.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 O31.0 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Fetus compressus
The following code(s) above O31.0 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 O31.0:
  • O00-O9A
    2020 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
  • O31
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O31

    Complications specific to multiple gestation

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • delayed delivery of second twin, triplet, etc. (O63.2)
    • malpresentation of one fetus or more (O32.9)
    • placental transfusion syndromes (O43.0-)
    Complications specific to multiple gestation
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
Code annotations containing back-references to O31.0:
  • Type 1 Excludes: O02
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O02

    Other abnormal products of conception

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code from category O08 to identify any associated complication.

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O31.0:
  • Fetus, fetal - see also condition
    • compressus O31.0-
    • papyraceous O31.0-
  • Papyraceous fetus O31.0-
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) - see also Delivery and Puerperal
    • complicated by (care of) (management affected by)
      • papyraceous fetus O31.0-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O31.0
O30.891 …… first trimester
O30.892 …… second trimester
O30.893 …… third trimester
O30.899 …… unspecified trimester
O30.9 Multiple gestation, unspecified
O30.90 …… unspecified trimester
O30.91 …… first trimester
O30.92 …… second trimester
O30.93 …… third trimester
O31 Complications specific to multiple gestation
O31.0 Papyraceous fetus
O31.00 Papyraceous fetus, unspecified trimester
O31.00X0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O31.00X1 …… fetus 1
O31.00X2 …… fetus 2
O31.00X3 …… fetus 3
O31.00X4 …… fetus 4
O31.00X5 …… fetus 5
O31.00X9 …… other fetus
O31.01 Papyraceous fetus, first trimester
O31.01X0 …… not applicable or unspecified

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