Z33 - Pregnant state

Version 2023
ICD-10:Z33
Short Description:Pregnant state
Long Description:Pregnant state
Status: Not Valid for Submission
Version:ICD-10-CM 2023
Code Classification:
  • Factors influencing health status and contact with health services (Z00–Z99)
    • Persons encountering health services in circumstances related to reproduction (Z30-Z39)
      • Pregnant state (Z33)

Z33 is a non-specific and non-billable ICD-10 code code, consider using a code with a higher level of specificity for a diagnosis of pregnant state. The code is not specific and is NOT valid for the year 2023 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.

Specific Coding for Pregnant state

Non-specific codes like Z33 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 pregnant state:

  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z33.1 for Pregnant state, incidental
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z33.2 for Encounter for elective termination of pregnancy
  • BILLABLE CODE - Use Z33.3 for Pregnant state, gestational carrier

Patient Education


Pregnancy

You're going to have a baby! It's an exciting time, but it can also feel a bit overwhelming. You may have a lot of questions, including what you can do to give your baby a healthy start. To keep you and your baby healthy during pregnancy, it is important to:

Your body will keep changing as your baby grows. It can be hard to know whether a new symptom is normal or could be a sign of a problem. Check with your health care provider if something is bothering or worrying you.


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