ICD-10-CM Code O14.05

Mild to moderate pre-eclampsia, complicating the puerperium

Version 2020 Billable Code Maternity Diagnoses Diagnoses For Females Only

Valid for Submission

O14.05 is a billable code used to specify a medical diagnosis of mild to moderate pre-eclampsia, complicating the puerperium. The code is valid for the year 2020 for the submission of HIPAA-covered transactions.

The code O14.05 is applicable to female patients aged 12 through 55 years inclusive. It is clinically and virtually impossible to use this code on a non-female patient outside the stated age range.

ICD-10:O14.05
Short Description:Mild to moderate pre-eclampsia, complicating the puerperium
Long Description:Mild to moderate pre-eclampsia, complicating the puerperium

Index to Diseases and Injuries

The Index to Diseases and Injuries is an alphabetical listing of medical terms, with each term mapped to one or more ICD-10 code(s). The following references for the code O14.05 are found in the index:


Code Edits

The Medicare Code Editor (MCE) detects and reports errors in the coding of claims data. The following ICD-10 Code Edits are applicable to this code:

  • Maternity diagnoses - Maternity. Age range is 12–55 years inclusive (e.g., diabetes in pregnancy, antepartum pulmonary complication).
  • Diagnoses for females only - Medicare Code Editor detects inconsistencies between a patient’s sex and any diagnosis on the patient’s record, this code applies to FEMALES only .

Replacement Code

O1405 replaces the following previously assigned ICD-10 code(s):

  • O14.00 - Mild to moderate pre-eclampsia, unspecified trimester

Convert O14.05 to ICD-9

  • 642.42 - Mild preeclamp-del w p/p (Approximate Flag)
  • 642.44 - Mild/NOS preeclamp-p/p (Approximate Flag)

Code Classification

  • Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00–O99)
    • Edema, proteinuria and hypertensive disorders in pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O10-O16)
      • Pre-eclampsia (O14)

Code History

  • FY 2018 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2017 through 9/30/2018
  • FY 2019 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2018 through 9/30/2019
  • FY 2020 - No Change, effective from 10/1/2019 through 9/30/2020