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    What code would I use for active labor?

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    There isn't an ICD code for "active labor" per se, but there is a code for "Threatened Labor," which includes "Threatened labor NOS without delivery" (644.10 or 644.13).

    Becky, CPC

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    If they are in Active Labor, then they will be admited , which then you would code the specified Delivery code which the Physician should state on the chart

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