ICD-10-CM Code O99.81
Abnormal glucose 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 O99.81 is a non-billable code. To code a diagnosis of this type, you must use one of the three child codes of O99.81 that describes the diagnosis 'abnormal glucose compl preg/chldbrth' in more detail.
- O99.81 Abnormal glucose complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium NON-BILLABLE
Coding Notes for O99.81 Info for medical coders on how to properly use this ICD-10 code
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."
- Gestational diabetes - instead, use code O24.4-
ICD-10-CM Alphabetical Index References for 'O99.81 - Abnormal glucose complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium'
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