Perineal laceration during delivery O70- >

Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as O70. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • obstetric high vaginal laceration alone (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.4

    Obstetric high vaginal laceration alone

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
    Applicable To
    • Laceration of vaginal wall without perineal laceration
    Type 1 Excludes
    • obstetric high vaginal laceration with perineal laceration (O70.-)
Includes Help
"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • episiotomy extended by laceration