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Birth event—complication, code (ICD-10-AM 7th edn) ANN{.N[N]}

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termComplication of labour and delivery
METeOR identifier:Help on this term391338
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 22/12/2009
Definition:Help on this term

Medical and obstetric complications (necessitating intervention) arising after the onset of labour and before the completed delivery of the baby and placenta, as represented by a code.

Data Element Concept:Birth event—complication

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Representational attributes

Classification scheme:International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, Tenth Revision, Australian Modification 7th edition
Representation class:Help on this termCode
Data type:Help on this termString
Format:Help on this termANN{.N[N]}
Maximum character length:Help on this term6

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

Complications and conditions should be coded within the Pregnancy, Childbirth, Puerperium chapter 15 of Volume 1, ICD-10-AM.

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Collection and usage attributes

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There is no arbitrary limit on the number of conditions specified.

Comments:Help on this term

Complications of labour and delivery may cause maternal morbidity and may affect the health status of the baby at birth.

Source and reference attributes

Submitting organisation:Help on this term

National Perinatal Data Development Committee

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Supersedes Birth event—complication, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

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