ICD-10 Diagnosis Code O36.813

Decreased fetal movements, third trimester

Diagnosis Code O36.813

ICD-10: O36.813
Short Description: Decreased fetal movements, third trimester
Long Description: Decreased fetal movements, third trimester
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code O36.813

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Code Classification
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00–O99)
    • Maternal care related to the fetus and amniotic cavity and possible delivery problems (O30-O48)
      • Maternal care for other fetal problems (O36)

Information for Patients

Fetal Health and Development

A normal pregnancy lasts nine months. Each three-month period of pregnancy is called a trimester. During each trimester, the fetus grows and develops. There are specific prenatal tests to monitor both the mother's health and fetal health during each trimester.

With modern technology, health professionals can

  • Detect birth defects
  • Identify problems that may affect childbirth
  • Correct some kinds of fetal problems before the baby is born

  • Fetal development (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Intrauterine growth restriction (Medical Encyclopedia)

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