2020 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)
  • O71.1 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM O71.1 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O71.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 O71.1 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • O71.1 is applicable to maternity patients aged 12 - 55 years inclusive.
Applicable To
  • Rupture of uterus not stated as occurring before onset of labor
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 O71.1. 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 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 O71.1 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 O71.1:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Uterine rupture in labor
ICD-10-CM O71.1 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 817 Other antepartum diagnoses with o.r. Procedure with mcc
  • 818 Other antepartum diagnoses with o.r. Procedure with cc
  • 819 Other antepartum diagnoses with o.r. Procedure without cc/mcc
  • 831 Other antepartum diagnoses without o.r. Procedure with mcc
  • 832 Other antepartum diagnoses without o.r. Procedure with cc
  • 833 Other antepartum diagnoses without o.r. Procedure without cc/mcc

Convert O71.1 to ICD-9-CM

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 O71.1:
  • 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 O71.1:
  • 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
        • penetration, pregnant uterus by instrument O71.1
  • Injury T14.90
    - see also specified injury type
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.90

    Injury, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • instrumental (during surgery) - see Laceration, accidental complicating surgery
      • obstetrical O71.9
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.9

        Obstetric trauma, unspecified

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
        • uterus O71.5
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.5

          Other obstetric injury to pelvic organs

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
          Applicable To
          • Obstetric injury to bladder
          • Obstetric injury to urethra
          Type 2 Excludes
          • obstetric periurethral trauma (O71.82)
          • with rupture or perforation O71.1
    • internal T14.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

      Other injury of unspecified body region

        2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abrasion NOS
      • Contusion NOS
      • Crush injury NOS
      • Fracture NOS
      • Skin injury NOS
      • Vascular injury NOS
      • Wound NOS
      • pelvis, pelvic (organ) S37.90
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.90

        Unspecified injury of unspecified urinary and pelvic organ

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • obstetrical trauma NEC O71.5
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.5

          Other obstetric injury to pelvic organs

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
          Applicable To
          • Obstetric injury to bladder
          • Obstetric injury to urethra
          Type 2 Excludes
          • obstetric periurethral trauma (O71.82)
          • rupture or perforation O71.1
  • Perforation, perforated (nontraumatic) (of)
    • 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
        • obstetric O71.1
      • obstetrical trauma O71.1
  • Pregnancy (single) (uterine) - see also Delivery and Puerperal
  • 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
      • during or after labor O71.1

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O71.1
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
O71.8 Other specified obstetric trauma
O71.81 Laceration of uterus, not elsewhere classified
O71.82 Other specified trauma to perineum and vulva
O71.89 Other specified obstetric trauma

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