Term: Multiple Birth
Last Updated: 2019-08-15
The birth of two or more children during a single delivery with a gestation of 20 weeks or more.
For a list of ICD codes identifying multiple birth outcomes, please see the ICD Codes for Mother Delivery Outcomes - from Child Health Atlas Update - 2008 documentation available in the Links section below.
For more information on the outcomes of delivery, please see the Outcome of Delivery concept.