2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O88.812

Other embolism in pregnancy, second trimester

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) 2nd Trimester (14-28 weeks)
  • O88.812 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM O88.812 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O88.812 - other international versions of ICD-10 O88.812 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • O88.812 is applicable to maternity patients aged 12 - 55 years inclusive.
  • O88.812 is applicable to mothers in the second trimester of pregnancy, which is defined as between equal to or greater than 14 weeks to less than 28 weeks since the first day of the last menstrual period.
The following code(s) above O88.812 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 O88.812:
  • 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
  • O85-O92
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range O85-O92

    Complications predominantly related to the puerperium

    Type 2 Excludes
    • mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium (F53.-)
    • obstetrical tetanus (A34)
    • puerperal osteomalacia (M83.0)
    Complications predominantly related to the puerperium
  • O88
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O88

    Obstetric embolism

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • embolism complicating abortion NOS (O03.2)
    • embolism complicating ectopic or molar pregnancy (O08.2)
    • embolism complicating failed attempted abortion (O07.2)
    • embolism complicating induced abortion (O04.7)
    • embolism complicating spontaneous abortion (O03.2, O03.7)
    Obstetric embolism
  • O88.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O88.8

    Other obstetric embolism

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Obstetric fat embolism
    Other obstetric embolism
ICD-10-CM O88.812 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 817 Other antepartum diagnoses with o.r. Procedure with mcc
  • 818 Other antepartum diagnoses with o.r. Procedure with cc
  • 819 Other antepartum diagnoses with o.r. Procedure without cc/mcc
  • 831 Other antepartum diagnoses without o.r. Procedure with mcc
  • 832 Other antepartum diagnoses without o.r. Procedure with cc
  • 833 Other antepartum diagnoses without o.r. Procedure without cc/mcc

Convert O88.812 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O88.812
O88.31 Pyemic and septic embolism in pregnancy
O88.311 …… first trimester
O88.312 …… second trimester
O88.313 …… third trimester
O88.319 …… unspecified trimester
O88.32 Pyemic and septic embolism in childbirth
O88.33 Pyemic and septic embolism in the puerperium
O88.8 Other obstetric embolism
O88.81 Other embolism in pregnancy
O88.811 …… first trimester
O88.812 …… second trimester
O88.813 …… third trimester
O88.819 …… unspecified trimester
O88.82 Other embolism in childbirth
O88.83 Other embolism in the puerperium
O89 Complications of anesthesia during the puerperium
O89.0 Pulmonary complications of anesthesia during the puerperium
O89.01 Aspiration pneumonitis due to anesthesia during the puerperium
O89.09 Other pulmonary complications of anesthesia during the puerperium
O89.1 Cardiac complications of anesthesia during the puerperium
O89.2 Central nervous system complications of anesthesia during the puerperium

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