2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O69.0

Labor and delivery complicated by prolapse of cord

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • O69.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM O69.0 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O69.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 O69.0 may differ.
The following code(s) above O69.0 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to O69.0:
  • O00-O9A
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range O00-O9A

    Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

    Note
    • CODES FROM THIS CHAPTER ARE FOR USE ONLY ON MATERNAL RECORDS, NEVER ON NEWBORN RECORDS
    • Codes from this chapter are for use for conditions related to or aggravated by the pregnancy, childbirth, or by the puerperium (maternal causes or obstetric causes)
    • Trimesters are counted from the first day of the last menstrual period. They are defined as follows:
    • 1st trimester- less than 14 weeks 0 days
    • 2nd trimester- 14 weeks 0 days to less than 28 weeks 0 days
    • 3rd trimester- 28 weeks 0 days until delivery
    Type 1 Excludes
    • supervision of normal pregnancy (Z34.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • mental and behavioral disorders associated with the puerperium (F53.-)
    • obstetrical tetanus (A34)
    • postpartum necrosis of pituitary gland (E23.0)
    • puerperal osteomalacia (M83.0)
    Use Additional
    • code from category Z3A, Weeks of gestation, to identify the specific week of the pregnancy, if known.
    Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium
Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O69.0:
  • Compression
    • umbilical cord
      • complicating delivery O69.2
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O69.2

        Labor and delivery complicated by other cord entanglement, with compression

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Labor and delivery complicated by compression of cord NOS
        • Labor and delivery complicated by entanglement of cords of twins in monoamniotic sac
        • Labor and delivery complicated by knot in cord
        Type 1 Excludes
        • labor and delivery complicated by other cord entanglement, without compression (O69.82)
        • prolapse O69.0
  • Delivery (childbirth) (labor)
    • cesarean (for)
      • cord presentation or prolapse O69.0
      • umbilical cord presentation or prolapse O69.0
    • complicated O75.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O75.9

      Complication of labor and delivery, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
      • by
        • cord (umbilical)
          • presentation O69.0
          • prolapse O69.0
        • prolapse
          • cord O69.0 (umbilical)
  • Prolapse, prolapsed

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O69.0
O66.5 Attempted application of vacuum extractor and forceps
O66.6 Obstructed labor due to other multiple fetuses
O66.8 Other specified obstructed labor
O66.9 Obstructed labor, unspecified
O67 Labor and delivery complicated by intrapartum hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified
O67.0 Intrapartum hemorrhage with coagulation defect
O67.8 Other intrapartum hemorrhage
O67.9 Intrapartum hemorrhage, unspecified
O68 Labor and delivery complicated by abnormality of fetal acid-base balance
O69 Labor and delivery complicated by umbilical cord complications
O69.0 Labor and delivery complicated by prolapse of cord
O69.0XX0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.0XX1 …… fetus 1
O69.0XX2 …… fetus 2
O69.0XX3 …… fetus 3
O69.0XX4 …… fetus 4
O69.0XX5 …… fetus 5
O69.0XX9 …… other fetus
O69.1 Labor and delivery complicated by cord around neck, with compression
O69.1XX0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.1XX1 …… fetus 1

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