Dx code for unable to feel fetal movement?

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Doctor has ordered twice weekly NST/AFI in third trimester, with indication given as "unable to feel fetal movement." Can I use O36.8130, decreased fetal movement? Just want to make sure I'm not making any assumptions here.

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Is there any diagnosis stating decreased fetal movement, any final impressions. If not I don't think you can give decreased fetal movement, since it only says "unable to", not decrease or a disease condition. What does the final impression or test NST/AFI results say.
 
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The results were normal, but they did repeat it a second time and for the same reason. Provider did not give a final diagnosis of "decreased fetal movements," but on the indication for the test, it was stated as "unable to feel fetal movement," so I was wondering if that translated to O36.8130. Thanks for your input!
 
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Since we can't take it as a condition, query your provider for confirmation of a decreased fetal movement or some other diagnosis.
 
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