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Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
NOTES:
CODES FROM THIS CHAPTER ARE FOR USE ONLY ON MATERNAL RECORDS, NEVER ON NEWBORN RECORDS
Codes from this chapter are for use for conditions related to or aggravated by the pregnancy, childbirth, or by the puerperium (maternal causes or obstetric causes)
Trimesters are counted from the first day of the last menstrual period. They are defined as follows:
1st trimester- less than 14 weeks 0 days
2nd trimester- 14 weeks 0 days to less than 28 weeks 0 days
3rd trimester- 28 weeks 0 days until delivery
USE ADDITIONAL:
code from category Z3A, Weeks of gestation, to identify the specific week of the pregnancy, if known.
EXCLUDES1:
supervision of normal pregnancy (Z34.-)
EXCLUDES2:
mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium (F53)
obstetrical tetanus (A34)
postpartum necrosis of pituitary gland (E23.0)
puerperal osteomalacia (M83.0)
Chapter: 15: Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
O00-O08Pregnancy with abortive outcome
EXCLUDES1:
 continuing pregnancy in multiple gestation after abortion of one fetus or more (O31.1-, O31.3-)
Pregnancy with abortive outcome
O09Supervision of high risk pregnancy
O10-O16Edema, proteinuria and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
O20-O29Other maternal disorders predominantly related to pregnancy
EXCLUDES2:
 maternal care related to the fetus and amniotic cavity and possible delivery problems (O30-O48)
 maternal diseases classifiable elsewhere but complicating pregnancy, labor and delivery, and the puerperium (O98-O99)
Other maternal disorders predominantly related to pregnancy
O30-O48Maternal care related to the fetus and amniotic cavity and possible delivery problems
O60-O77Complications of labor and delivery
O80-O82Encounter for delivery
O85-O92Complications predominantly related to the puerperium
EXCLUDES2:
 mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium (F53)
 obstetrical tetanus (A34)
 puerperal osteomalacia (M83.0)
Complications predominantly related to the puerperium
O94-O9AOther obstetric conditions, not elsewhere classified