ICD-10-CM Code O89.6
Failed or difficult intubation for anesthesia during the puerperium
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.
O89.6 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of failed or difficult intubation for anesthesia during the puerperium. A 'billable code' is detailed enough to be used to specify a medical diagnosis.
- DRG Group #769 - Postpartum and post abortion diagnoses with operating room procedure.
- DRG Group #776 - Postpartum and post abortion diagnoses without operating room procedure.
Related Concepts SNOMET-CT
- Failed or difficult intubation during the puerperium (disorder)
Coding Advice SNOMET-CT
- Consider additional code to identify specific condition or disease
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O89.6 - Failed or difficult intubation for anesthesia during the puerperium'
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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 O89.6 and a single ICD9 code, 668.84 is an approximate match for comparison and conversion purposes.