ICD-10-CM Code O43.10
Malformation of placenta, unspecified
Non-Billable CodeNon-Billable means the code is not sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis. Use a child code to capture more detail.
ICD Code O43.10 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the four child codes of O43.10 that describes the diagnosis 'malformation of placenta, unspecified' in more detail.
- O43.10 Malformation of placenta, unspecified NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code O431 is used to code Circumvallate placenta
Circumvallate placenta is a placental disease in which the fetal membranes (chorion and amnion) "double back" on the fetal side around the edge of the placenta. After delivery, a circumvallate placenta has a thick ring of membranes on its fetal surface.
Coding Notes for O43.10 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Inclusion TermsInclusion Terms are a list of concepts for which a specific code is used. The list of Inclusion Terms is useful for determining the correct code in some cases, but the list is not necessarily exhaustive.
- Abnormal placenta NOS
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O43.10 - Malformation of placenta, unspecified'
The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code O43.10. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.