2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O69.4

Labor and delivery complicated by vasa previa

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • O69.4 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM O69.4 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O69.4 - other international versions of ICD-10 O69.4 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Labor and delivery complicated by hemorrhage from vasa previa
The following code(s) above O69.4 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 O69.4:
  • O00-O9A
    2020 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
Code annotations containing back-references to O69.4:
  • Type 1 Excludes: O44.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O44.1

    Complete placenta previa with hemorrhage

      2016 2017 - Revised Code 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • labor and delivery complicated by hemorrhage from vasa previa (O69.4)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O69.4:
  • Delivery (childbirth) (labor)
    • complicated O75.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O75.9

      Complication of labor and delivery, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
      • by
        • vasa previa O69.4
  • Hemorrhage, hemorrhagic (concealed) R58
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R58

    Hemorrhage, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hemorrhage NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • hemorrhage included with underlying conditions, such as:
    • acute duodenal ulcer with hemorrhage (K26.0)
    • acute gastritis with bleeding (K29.01)
    • ulcerative enterocolitis with rectal bleeding (K51.01)
    • vasa previa O69.4
  • Previa
    • vasa O69.4
  • Vasa previa O69.4

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O69.4
O69.2XX5 …… fetus 5
O69.2XX9 …… other fetus
O69.3 Labor and delivery complicated by short cord
O69.3XX0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.3XX1 …… fetus 1
O69.3XX2 …… fetus 2
O69.3XX3 …… fetus 3
O69.3XX4 …… fetus 4
O69.3XX5 …… fetus 5
O69.3XX9 …… other fetus
O69.4 Labor and delivery complicated by vasa previa
O69.4XX0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.4XX1 …… fetus 1
O69.4XX2 …… fetus 2
O69.4XX3 …… fetus 3
O69.4XX4 …… fetus 4
O69.4XX5 …… fetus 5
O69.4XX9 …… other fetus
O69.5 Labor and delivery complicated by vascular lesion of cord
O69.5XX0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.5XX1 …… fetus 1

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