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ICD-10-CM Code O99.8
Other specified diseases and conditions complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

Non-Billable Code
Non-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-10 from 2011 - 2016

ICD Code O99.8 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the five child codes of O99.8 that describes the diagnosis 'oth diseases and conditions compl preg/chldbrth' in more detail.

Coding Notes for O99.8 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code

Inclusion Terms:
Inclusion Terms
Inclusion 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.
Conditions in See Section D00-D48, H00-H95, M00-N99, and Q00-Q99
Additional Code Note:
Use Additional Code
Use 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 identify condition
Code Type-2 Excludes:
Type-2 Excludes
Type-2 Excludes means the excluded conditions are different, although they may appear similar. A patient may have both conditions, but one does not include the other. Excludes 2 means "not coded here."
Genitourinary infections in pregnancy - instead, use code O23.-
Infection of genitourinary tract following delivery (O86.1-O86.3) - instead, use code O86.1-
Malignant neoplasm complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium - instead, use code O9A.1-
Maternal care for known or suspected abnormality of maternal pelvic organs - instead, use code O34.-
Postpartum acute kidney failure - instead, use code O90.4
Traumatic injuries in pregnancy - instead, use code O9A.2-

Related Concepts SNOMET-CT

  • Transient osteoporosis of hip in pregnancy (disorder)
  • Pain in symphysis pubis in pregnancy (finding)
  • Abnormal glucose tolerance test during pregnancy - baby not yet delivered (finding)

ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O99.8 - Other specified diseases and conditions complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium'

The ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index links the below-listed medical terms to the ICD code O99.8. Click on any term below to browse the alphabetical index.

Parent Code: O99 - Other maternal diseases classifiable elsewhere but complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

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