ICD-10-CM Code O43.2
Morbidly adherent placenta
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 O43.2 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of O43.2 that describes the diagnosis 'morbidly adherent placenta' in more detail.
- O43.2 Morbidly adherent placenta NON-BILLABLE
- O43.21 NON-BILLABLE
- O43.22 NON-BILLABLE
- O43.23 NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code O432 is used to code Placenta accreta
Placenta accreta occurs when all or part of the placenta attaches abnormally to the myometrium (the muscular layer of the uterine wall). Three grades of abnormal placental attachment are defined according to the depth of invasion:
|ICD 9 Code:||667.0|
Types of placenta accreta
Coding Notes for O43.2 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Code Also Note:
Code AlsoA Code Also note indicates that two or more codes may be required to fully describe a condition, but the order of codes is at the coder's discretion. Code order depends on the severity of the conditions and the reason for the encounter.
- Associated third stage postpartum hemorrhage, if applicable See code O72.0
Code Type-1 Excludes:
Type-1 ExcludesType-1 Excludes mean the conditions excluded are mutually exclusive and should never be coded together. Excludes 1 means "do not code here."
- Retained placenta - instead, use code O73.-
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Possible requirement for additional code to fully describe disease or condition