ICD-10-CM Code O82
Encounter for cesarean delivery without indication
Billable CodeBillable codes are sufficient justification for admission to an acute care hospital when used a principal diagnosis.
Female OnlyCode is only used for female patients.
Maternity OnlyCode is only used for diagnoses related to pregnancy.
O82 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of encounter for cesarean delivery without indication. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
Coding Notes for O82 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional CodeUse Additional Code note means a second code must be used in conjunction with this code. Codes with this note are Etiology codes and must be followed by a Manifestation code or codes.
- Code to indicate outcome of delivery See code Z37.0
- DRG Group #767-768 - Vaginal delivery with sterilization and or d&c.
- DRG Group #767-768 - Vaginal delivery with operating room procedure except steril and or d&c.
- DRG Group #774 - Vaginal delivery with complicating diagnoses.
- DRG Group #775 - Vaginal delivery without complicating diagnoses.
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O82 - Encounter for cesarean delivery without indication'
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Equivalent ICD-9 Code GENERAL EQUIVALENCE MAPPINGS (GEM)
This is the official approximate match mapping between ICD9 and ICD10, as provided by the General Equivalency mapping crosswalk. This means that while there is no exact mapping between this ICD10 code O82 and a single ICD9 code, 669.71 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.