ICD-9 code V23.81 for Supervision of high-risk pregnancy with elderly primigravida is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range -PERSONS ENCOUNTERING HEALTH SERVICES IN CIRCUMSTANCES RELATED TO REPRODUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT (V20-V29).
First pregnancy in a woman who will be 35 years of age or older at expected date of delivery
Excludes: elderly primigravida complicating pregnancy (659.5)
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