2021 ICD-10-CM Code O07.3

Failed attempted termination of pregnancy with other and unspecified complications

Version 2021
Non-Billable Code
Unspecified Code

Not Valid for Submission

O07.3 is a "header" nonspecific and non-billable diagnosis code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of failed attempted termination of pregnancy with other and unspecified complications. The code is NOT valid for the year 2021 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions. Category or Header define the heading of a category of codes that may be further subdivided by the use of 4th, 5th, 6th or 7th characters.

Unspecified diagnosis codes like O07.3 are acceptable when clinical information is unknown or not available about a particular condition. Although a more specific code is preferable, unspecified codes should be used when such codes most accurately reflect what is known about a patient's condition. Specific diagnosis codes should not be used if not supported by the patient's medical record.

ICD-10:O07.3
Short Description:Failed attempted term of pregnancy w oth and unsp comp
Long Description:Failed attempted termination of pregnancy with other and unspecified complications

Code Classification

Specific Coding for Failed attempted term of pregnancy w oth and unsp comp

Header codes like O07.3 require more digits to indicate the appropriate level of specificity. Consider using any of the following ICD-10 codes with a higher level of specificity when coding for failed attempted term of pregnancy w oth and unsp comp:

  • O07.30 - Failed attempted termination of pregnancy with unspecified complications
  • O07.31 - Shock following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.32 - Renal failure following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.33 - Metabolic disorder following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.34 - Damage to pelvic organs following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.35 - Other venous complications following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.36 - Cardiac arrest following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.37 - Sepsis following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.38 - Urinary tract infection following failed attempted termination of pregnancy
  • O07.39 - Failed attempted termination of pregnancy with other complications

Information for Patients


Abortion

An abortion is a procedure to end a pregnancy. It uses medicine or surgery to remove the embryo or fetus and placenta from the uterus. The procedure is done by a licensed health care professional.

The decision to end a pregnancy is very personal. If you are thinking of having an abortion, most health care providers advise counseling.


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Code History

  • FY 2021 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2020 through 9/30/2021
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2017 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2016 through 9/30/2017
  • FY 2016 - New Code, effective from 10/1/2015 through 9/30/2016 (First year ICD-10-CM implemented into the HIPAA code set)