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Rupture of Membranes

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    Could anyone help me out in picking upn the approrpiate ICD code for premature of rupture of membrane for 20wks pregnant female.

    The code 658.1 says -premature rupture less than 24hrs prior to the onset of labor.

    I suggested my coders to pick up 658.83- otehr problems associated with amniotic cavity and membranes. Please let me know if this is correct or do we have any specific code?

    Thanks in advance

    Purnima S, CPC

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    I'd go with 658.83

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    same dx: 658.83

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    Many Thanks for your clarification,

    Have a good weekend!

    Purnima S, CPC

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