2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.2

Partial placenta previa without hemorrhage

    2017 - New Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • O44.2 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM O44.2 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O44.2 - other international versions of ICD-10 O44.2 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Marginal placenta previa, NOS or without hemorrhage
The following code(s) above O44.2 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 O44.2:
  • O00-O9A
    2021 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
Code History
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): New code
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O44.2:
  • Delivery (childbirth) (labor)
    • complicated O75.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O75.9

      Complication of labor and delivery, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
      • by
        • placenta, placental
          • previa (central) (complete) (lateral) (total) O44.0-
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.0-

            Complete placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage

              2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            Applicable To
            • Placenta previa NOS
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) Z33.1
    - see also Delivery and Puerperal
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code Z33.1

    Pregnant state, incidental

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    Applicable To
    • Pregnancy NOS
    • Pregnant state NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • complications of pregnancy (O00-O9A)
    • pregnant state, gestational carrier (Z33.3)
    • complicated by (care of) (management affected by)
      • placenta previa O44.0-
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.0-

        Complete placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage

          2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Placenta previa NOS
  • Previa
    • placenta (total) (without hemorrhage) O44.0-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.0-

      Complete placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage

        2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Placenta previa NOS

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O44.2
O44.0 Complete placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage
O44.00 …… unspecified trimester
O44.01 …… first trimester
O44.02 …… second trimester
O44.03 …… third trimester
O44.1 Complete placenta previa with hemorrhage
O44.10 …… unspecified trimester
O44.11 …… first trimester
O44.12 …… second trimester
O44.13 …… third trimester
O44.2 Partial placenta previa without hemorrhage
O44.20 Partial placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage, unspecified trimester
O44.21 Partial placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage, first trimester
O44.22 Partial placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage, second trimester
O44.23 Partial placenta previa NOS or without hemorrhage, third trimester
O44.3 Partial placenta previa with hemorrhage
O44.30 …… unspecified trimester
O44.31 …… first trimester
O44.32 …… second trimester
O44.33 …… third trimester
O44.4 Low lying placenta NOS or without hemorrhage

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