2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O69.89

Labor and delivery complicated by other cord complications

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • O69.89 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 O69.89 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O69.89 - other international versions of ICD-10 O69.89 may differ.
The following code(s) above O69.89 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 O69.89:
  • 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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O69.89:
  • Complication(s) (from) (of)
  • 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
        • cord (umbilical)
          • complication O69.9
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O69.9

            Labor and delivery complicated by cord complication, unspecified

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            • specified NEC O69.89
  • Malformation (congenital) - see also Anomaly
    • umbilical cord NEC O69.89 (complicating delivery)
  • Rupture, ruptured
    • umbilical cord, complicating delivery O69.89
  • Tear, torn (traumatic) - see also Laceration

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O69.89
O69.81X5 …… fetus 5
O69.81X9 …… other fetus
O69.82 Labor and delivery complicated by other cord entanglement, without compression
O69.82X0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.82X1 …… fetus 1
O69.82X2 …… fetus 2
O69.82X3 …… fetus 3
O69.82X4 …… fetus 4
O69.82X5 …… fetus 5
O69.82X9 …… other fetus
O69.89 Labor and delivery complicated by other cord complications
O69.89X0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.89X1 …… fetus 1
O69.89X2 …… fetus 2
O69.89X3 …… fetus 3
O69.89X4 …… fetus 4
O69.89X5 …… fetus 5
O69.89X9 …… other fetus
O69.9 Labor and delivery complicated by cord complication, unspecified
O69.9XX0 …… not applicable or unspecified
O69.9XX1 …… fetus 1

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.