ICD-10 Diagnosis Code O44.52

Low lying placenta with hemorrhage, second trimester

Diagnosis Code O44.52

ICD-10: O44.52
Short Description: Low lying placenta with hemorrhage, second trimester
Long Description: Low lying placenta with hemorrhage, second trimester
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code O44.52

New 2017 ICD-10 Code
O44.52 is new to ICD-10 code set for the FY 2017, effective October 1, 2016.

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

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Maternity diagnoses Additional informationCallout TooltipMaternity diagnoses
Maternity. Age range is 12–55 years inclusive (e.g., diabetes in pregnancy, antepartum pulmonary complication).

Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.

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The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

Replacement Code Additional informationCallout TooltipReplacement Code
The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) has published an update to the ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes which became effective October 1, 2016. This is a new and revised code for the FY 2017 (October 1, 2016-September 30, 2017).

This code replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s) listed below:
  • O44.12 - Complete placenta previa with hemorrhage, second trimester
  • O44.12 - Placenta previa with hemorrhage, second trimester

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