Term: Molar Pregnancy
Last Updated: 2012-11-05
"A molar pregnancy is a rare complication. It happens when an egg and a sperm meet at fertilization, but the cells do not grow in a way that can support a pregnancy."
BabyCenter.ca Web Site - What is a Molar Pregnancy?
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In Heaman et al. (2012), a molar pregnancy was determined by the ICD-9-CM codes: 630, 631, or 632 or the ICD-10-CA codes: D39.2, O001, or O02.