2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.0

Rupture of uterus (spontaneous) before onset of labor

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • O71.0 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 O71.0 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O71.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 O71.0 may differ.
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 O71.0. 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.
  • disruption of (current) cesarean delivery wound (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O90.0

    Disruption of cesarean delivery wound

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    Applicable To
    • Dehiscence of cesarean delivery wound
    Type 1 Excludes
    • rupture of uterus (spontaneous) before onset of labor (O71.0-)
    • rupture of uterus during labor (O71.1)
    O90.0
    )
  • laceration of uterus, NEC (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.81

    Laceration of uterus, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    O71.81
    )
The following code(s) above O71.0 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 O71.0:
  • 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
  • O71
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71

    Other obstetric trauma

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • obstetric damage from instruments
    Other obstetric trauma
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 O71.0:
  • Code First: O66.41
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O66.41

    Failed attempted vaginal birth after previous cesarean delivery

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    Code First
  • Type 1 Excludes: O90.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O90.0

    Disruption of cesarean delivery wound

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    Applicable To
    • Dehiscence of cesarean delivery wound
    Type 1 Excludes
    • rupture of uterus (spontaneous) before onset of labor (O71.0-)
    • rupture of uterus during labor (O71.1)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O71.0:
  • 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
        • rupture
          • uterus (during or after labor) O71.1
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.1

            Rupture of uterus during labor

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
            Applicable To
            • Rupture of uterus not stated as occurring before onset of labor
            Type 1 Excludes
            • disruption of cesarean delivery wound (O90.0)
            • laceration of uterus, NEC (O71.81)
            • before labor O71.0-
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) - see also Delivery and Puerperal
    • complicated by (care of) (management affected by)
      • rupture
        • uterus (during labor) O71.1
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.1

          Rupture of uterus during labor

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
          Applicable To
          • Rupture of uterus not stated as occurring before onset of labor
          Type 1 Excludes
          • disruption of cesarean delivery wound (O90.0)
          • laceration of uterus, NEC (O71.81)
          • before onset of labor O71.0-
  • Rupture, ruptured
    • uterus (traumatic) S37.69
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.69

      Other injury of uterus

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • pregnant (during labor) O71.1
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.1

        Rupture of uterus during labor

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
        Applicable To
        • Rupture of uterus not stated as occurring before onset of labor
        Type 1 Excludes
        • disruption of cesarean delivery wound (O90.0)
        • laceration of uterus, NEC (O71.81)
        • before labor O71.0-
      • before labor O71.0-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O71.0
O70.1 Second degree perineal laceration during delivery
O70.2 Third degree perineal laceration during delivery
O70.20 …… unspecified
O70.21 …… IIIa
O70.22 …… IIIb
O70.23 …… IIIc
O70.3 Fourth degree perineal laceration during delivery
O70.4 Anal sphincter tear complicating delivery, not associated with third degree laceration
O70.9 Perineal laceration during delivery, unspecified
O71 Other obstetric trauma
O71.0 Rupture of uterus (spontaneous) before onset of labor
O71.00 Rupture of uterus before onset of labor, unspecified trimester
O71.02 Rupture of uterus before onset of labor, second trimester
O71.03 Rupture of uterus before onset of labor, third trimester
O71.1 Rupture of uterus during labor
O71.2 Postpartum inversion of uterus
O71.3 Obstetric laceration of cervix
O71.4 Obstetric high vaginal laceration alone
O71.5 Other obstetric injury to pelvic organs
O71.6 Obstetric damage to pelvic joints and ligaments
O71.7 Obstetric hematoma of pelvis

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