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OB outpatient observation NEED HELP

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    Question OB outpatient observation NEED HELP
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    I have the outpatient observation chart for a 37 week came in because she lost her mucus plug and was put on the floor for monitoring for a few hours. No ctx's, no loss of fluid, no srom.

    what would I use as the dx code on this?? I am really not good at the OB's.....any help would be greatly appreciated

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    How about threatened labor? 644.13

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    Coastal Coders
    try 648.xx other antepartum condition. Sorry I can't remember the last two! We use that a lot when the patient goes to the ER with possible rupture of membranes, possible contractions, etc.


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