ICD-10 Diagnosis Code O60.12X0

Preterm labor second tri w preterm delivery second tri, unsp

Diagnosis Code O60.12X0

ICD-10: O60.12X0
Short Description: Preterm labor second tri w preterm delivery second tri, unsp
Long Description: Preterm labor second trimester with preterm delivery second trimester, not applicable or unspecified
This is the 2017 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code O60.12X0


Code Classification
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00–O99)
    • Complications of labor and delivery (O60-O77)
      • Preterm labor (O60)

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.


Diagnostic Related Groups
The diagnosis code O60.12X0 is grouped in the following Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v33.0)

  • VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH STERILIZATION AND/OR D&C 767
  • VAGINAL DELIVERY WITH O.R. PROCEDURE EXCEPT STERILIZATION AND/OR D&C 768

Synonyms
  • Premature labor
  • Premature/false labor
  • Preterm labor in second trimester with preterm delivery in second trimester

Information for Patients


Preterm Labor

Also called: Early Labor, Premature Birth, Premature Labor, Preterm Birth

Preterm labor is labor that starts before 37 completed weeks of pregnancy. It can lead to premature birth. Premature babies may face serious health risks.

Symptoms of preterm labor include

  • Contractions every 10 minutes or more often
  • Leaking fluid or bleeding from the vagina
  • Feeling of pressure in the pelvis
  • Low, dull backache
  • Cramps that feel like menstrual cramps
  • Abdominal cramps with or without diarrhea

If you think you might be having preterm labor, contact your health care provider.

NIH: National Institute of Child Health and Human Development


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