Specific code 2014 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 655.73
Decreased fetal movements, affecting management of mother, antepartum condition or complication
  • Billable Code
  • Maternity Only Dx (12-55 years)
  • Female Only Dx
  • Short description: Dec fetal movmt antepart.
  • ICD-9-CM 655.73 will be replaced by an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes) when the United States transitions from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM on October 1, 2015.
  • ICD-9-CM 655.73 is a billable medical code that can be used to specify a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim.
ICD-9-CM Coding Information
  • 655.73 is only applicable to maternity patients aged 12 - 55 years inclusive.
  • 655.73 is only applicable to female patients.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 655.73 converts approximately to:
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM O36.8120 Decreased fetal movements, second trimester, not applicable or unspecified
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM O36.8130 Decreased fetal movements, third trimester, not applicable or unspecified
  • 2014 ICD-10-CM O36.8190 Decreased fetal movements, unspecified trimester, not applicable or unspecified
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