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Pregnancy (current)—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 termComplications of pregnancy
METeOR identifier:Help on this term405823
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 22/12/2009
Definition:Help on this termComplications arising up to the period immediately preceding delivery that are directly attributable to the pregnancy and may have significantly affected care during the current pregnancy and/or pregnancy outcome, as represented by a code
Data Element Concept:Pregnancy (current)—complication

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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

Guide for use:Help on this termExamples of these conditions include threatened abortion, antepartum haemorrhage, pregnancy-induced hypertension and gestational diabetes. There is no arbitrary limit on the number of complications specified.
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Complications often influence the course and outcome of pregnancy, possibly resulting in hospital admissions and/or adverse effects on the fetus and perinatal morbidity.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termNational Perinatal Data Development Committee

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Supersedes Pregnancy (current)—complication, code (ICD-10-AM 6th edn) ANN{.N[N]} Health, Superseded 22/12/2009

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