ICD-10 Diagnosis Code O44.5

Low lying placenta with hemorrhage

Diagnosis Code O44.5

ICD-10: O44.5
Short Description: Low lying placenta with hemorrhage
Long Description: Low lying placenta with hemorrhage
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code O44.5

Not Valid for Submission
The code O44.5 is a "header" and not valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
O44.5 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

Code Classification
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00–O99)
    • Maternal care related to the fetus and amniotic cavity and possible delivery problems (O30-O48)
      • Placenta previa (O44)
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