Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy

by  Chris Woolstenhulme, QCC, CMCS, CPC, CMRS
March 3rd, 2017

Diabetes mellitus is a significant complicating factor in pregnancy. Pregnant women who are diabetic should first be assigned a code from category O24 (diabetes mellitus in pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium) followed by the appropriate diabetes code(s) (E08-E13) from Chapter 4.

Diabetes mellitus due to underlying condition:

Drug or chemical induced diabetes mellitus:

Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy. (2017, March 3). Find-A-Code Spotlight. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/diabetes-mellitus-in-pregnancy-31567.html

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