2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.5

Other obstetric injury to pelvic organs

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
  • O71.5 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM O71.5 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O71.5 - other international versions of ICD-10 O71.5 may differ.
ICD-10-CM Coding Rules
  • O71.5 is applicable to maternity patients aged 12 - 55 years inclusive.
Applicable To
  • Obstetric injury to bladder
  • Obstetric injury to urethra
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (O71.5) and the excluded code together.
  • obstetric periurethral trauma (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71.82

    Other specified trauma to perineum and vulva

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
    Applicable To
    • Obstetric periurethral trauma
    O71.82
    )
The following code(s) above O71.5 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 O71.5:
  • O00-O9A
    2021 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 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • obstetric damage from instruments
    Other obstetric trauma
Approximate Synonyms
  • Obstetric injury of pelvic organs
  • Obstetric injury to pelvic organs
ICD-10-CM O71.5 is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 769 Postpartum and post abortion diagnoses with o.r. Procedure
  • 776 Postpartum and post abortion diagnoses without o.r. Procedure

Convert O71.5 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to O71.5:
  • Damage
  • Delivery (childbirth) (labor)
    • complicated O75.9
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O75.9

      Complication of labor and delivery, unspecified

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
      • by
        • laceration (perineal) O70.9
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O70.9

          Perineal laceration during delivery, unspecified

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
          • pelvic
            • organ NEC O71.5
          • bladder O71.5 (urinary)
          • bowel O71.5
          • peritoneum O71.5 (pelvic)
          • urethra O71.5
        • rupture
          • bladder O71.5 (urinary)
          • pelvic organ NEC O71.5
          • urethra O71.5
  • 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 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • bladder (sphincter) S37.20
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.20

      Unspecified injury of bladder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • at delivery O71.5
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • 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 2021 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years)
        • uterus O71.5
        • bladder O71.5
        • urethra O71.5
    • 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 2021 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 (floor) S39.93
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S39.93

      Unspecified injury of pelvis

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • organ S37.90
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.90

        Unspecified injury of unspecified urinary and pelvic organ

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • obstetrical trauma NEC O71.5
    • urethra (sphincter) S37.30
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.30

      Unspecified injury of urethra

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • at delivery O71.5
  • Laceration
    • bladder S37.23
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.23

      Laceration of bladder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • bowel - see also Laceration, intestine
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • pelvic S31.010
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S31.010

      Laceration without foreign body of lower back and pelvis without penetration into retroperitoneum

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Laceration without foreign body of lower back and pelvis NOS
      • organ S37.93
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.93

        Laceration of unspecified urinary and pelvic organ

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • urethra S37.33
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.33

      Laceration of urethra

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
  • Perforation, perforated (nontraumatic) (of)
    • bladder (urinary)
      • traumatic S37.29
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.29

        Other injury of bladder

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • at delivery O71.5
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • bowel K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • colon K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • ileum K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • intestine NEC K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • jejunum, jejunal K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • pelvic
      • organ S37.99
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.99

        Other injury of unspecified urinary and pelvic organ

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • rectum K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • sigmoid K63.1
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code K63.1

      Perforation of intestine (nontraumatic)

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Perforation (nontraumatic) of rectum
      Type 1 Excludes
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of duodenum (K26.-)
      • perforation (nontraumatic) of intestine with diverticular disease (K57.0, K57.2, K57.4, K57.8)
      Type 2 Excludes
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • urethra N36.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N36.8

      Other specified disorders of urethra

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Type 1 Excludes
      • congenital urethrocele (Q64.7)
      • female urethrocele (N81.0)
      • traumatic S37.39
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.39

        Other injury of urethra

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • at delivery O71.5
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
  • Rupture, ruptured
    • bladder (sphincter) (nontraumatic) (spontaneous) N32.89
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N32.89

      Other specified disorders of bladder

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bladder hemorrhage
      • Bladder hypertrophy
      • Calcified bladder
      • Contracted bladder
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • pelvic
      • organ NEC, obstetrical trauma O71.5
    • urethra (nontraumatic) N36.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code N36.8

      Other specified disorders of urethra

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
      Type 1 Excludes
      • congenital urethrocele (Q64.7)
      • female urethrocele (N81.0)
      • obstetrical trauma O71.5
  • Tear, torn (traumatic) - see also Laceration

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To O71.5
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
O71.9 Obstetric trauma, unspecified
O72 Postpartum hemorrhage
O72.0 Third-stage hemorrhage
O72.1 Other immediate postpartum hemorrhage

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