ICD-10 Diagnosis Code O16.5

Unspecified maternal hypertension, comp the puerperium

Diagnosis Code O16.5

ICD-10: O16.5
Short Description: Unspecified maternal hypertension, comp the puerperium
Long Description: Unspecified maternal hypertension, complicating the puerperium
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code O16.5

Valid for Submission
The code O16.5 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
O16.5 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00–O99)
    • Edema, proteinuria and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O10-O16)
      • Unspecified maternal hypertension (O16)

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