Specific code 2011 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 668.80
Other complications of anesthesia or other sedation in labor and delivery unspecified as to episode of care
  • Short description: Anesth comp del NEC-unsp.
  • ICD-9-CM 668.80 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 668.80 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
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Convert to ICD-10-CM: 668.80 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM O74.8 Other complications of anesthesia during labor and delivery
Approximate Synonyms
  • Epidural OB anesthesia-induced headache, postpartum
  • Epidural obstetric anesthesia induced headache postpartum
  • Epidural obstetric anesthesia-induced headache, postpartum (after childbirth)
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