Specific code 2013 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 641.20
Premature separation of placenta, unspecified as to episode of care or not applicable
  • Short description: Prem separ placen-unspec.
  • ICD-9-CM 641.20 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 641.20 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).
  • You are viewing the 2013 version of ICD-9-CM 641.20.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 641.20: 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 641.20 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM O45.8X9 Other premature separation of placenta, unspecified trimester
Approximate Synonyms
  • Abruptio placentae with disseminated intravascular coagulation (dic)
  • Disseminated intravascular coagulation due to placental abruption
  • Placental abruption W afibrinogenemia
  • Placental abruption W coagulation defect
  • Placental abruption W DIC
  • Placental abruption with afibrinogenemia
  • Placental abruption with coagulation defect
  • Premature separation of placenta with coagulation defect
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