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The ICD code O312 is used to code Vanishing twin. A vanishing twin, also known as fetal resorption, is a fetus in a multi-gestation pregnancy which dies in utero and is then partially or completely reabsorbed by the twin.What is vanishing twin syndrome and what causes it?
This occurs when a twin or multiple disappears in the uterus during pregnancy as a result of a miscarriage of one twin or multiple. The fetal tissue is absorbed by the other twin, multiple, placenta or the mother. This gives the appearance of a “vanishing twin.” How is Vanishing Twin Syndrome identified?What is vanvanishing twin?
Vanishing twin is when a twin disappears in the uterus during pregnancy. Why would you not use o31.1? I thought the intrauterine death (o31.2) is after completion of 20th week?What are the symptoms of the loss of a twin?
In some cases, the loss of the twin may be accompanied by miscarriage symptoms, such as vaginal bleeding. If hCG levels are being measured, they may show a slower rise than would be expected in a normally developing twin pregnancy.