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ICD 9 code for recurrent pregnancy loss?

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    Default ICD 9 code for recurrent pregnancy loss?
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    If anyone has a suggestion for ICD 9 code for "recurrent pregnancy loss", but the patient does not meet definition of "habitual aborter, 629.81".
    Any input is greatly appreciated.
    Last edited by PeaPod1; 05-26-2010 at 03:37 PM.

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    Have you looked at the V23 code range

    V23.49 Supervision of high-risk pregnancy with other poor obstetric history
    V23.5 Supervision of high-risk pregnancy with other poor reproductive history

    Would those apply?

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    Those would work, but I forgot to include that the patient is not currently pregnant...

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    Then look at the V13 code range and see if those apply

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