ICD-10-CM Code O99.32
Drug use complicating pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium
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 O99.32 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the six child codes of O99.32 that describes the diagnosis 'drug use comp pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium' in more detail.
- O99.32 Drug use complicating pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium NON-BILLABLE
The ICD code O993 is used to code Chorea gravidarum
Chorea gravidarum is a rare type of chorea which presents with involuntary abnormal movement, characterized by abrupt, brief, nonrhythmic, nonrepetitive movement of any limb, often associated with nonpatterned facial grimaces. It is a complication of pregnancy which can be associated with eclampsia and its effects upon the basal ganglia. It is not an etiologically or pathologically distinct morbid entity but a generic term for chorea of any cause starting during pregnancy. It is associated with history of Sydenham's chorea. It mostly occurs in young patients; the average age is 22 years.
Coding Notes for O99.32 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
Additional Code Note:
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- Code(s) from See Section F11-F16 and F18-F19 to identify manifestations of the drug use
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O99.32 - Drug use complicating pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium'
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