Female ICD-10-CM Codes

The following 14 ICD-10-CM codes are intended for females as each code is clinically and virtually impossible to be applicable to a male.

  • A34
    Obstetrical tetanus
  • C52
    Malignant neoplasm of vagina
  • C55
    Malignant neoplasm of uterus, part unspecified
  • C58
    Malignant neoplasm of placenta
  • N72
    Inflammatory disease of cervix uteri
  • N74
    Female pelvic inflammatory disorders in diseases classified elsewhere
  • N86
    Erosion and ectropion of cervix uteri
  • N96
    Recurrent pregnancy loss
  • O68
    Labor and delivery complicated by abnormality of fetal acid-base balance
  • O76
    Abnormality in fetal heart rate and rhythm complicating labor and delivery
  • O80
    Encounter for full-term uncomplicated delivery
  • O82
    Encounter for cesarean delivery without indication
  • O85
    Puerperal sepsis
  • O94
    Sequelae of complication of pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium
ICD-10-CM Code A34

Obstetrical tetanus

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ICD-10-CM Code C52

Malignant neoplasm of vagina

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Type 1 Excludes
  • carcinoma in situ of vagina (D07.2)
ICD-10-CM Code C55

Malignant neoplasm of uterus, part unspecified

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Female Dx
ICD-10-CM Code C58

Malignant neoplasm of placenta

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
Includes
  • choriocarcinoma NOS
  • chorionepithelioma NOS
Type 1 Excludes
  • chorioadenoma (destruens) (D39.2)
  • hydatidiform mole NOS (O01.9)
  • invasive hydatidiform mole (D39.2)
  • male choriocarcinoma NOS (C62.9-)
  • malignant hydatidiform mole (D39.2)
ICD-10-CM Code N72

Inflammatory disease of cervix uteri

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Includes
  • cervicitis (with or without erosion or ectropion)
  • endocervicitis (with or without erosion or ectropion)
  • exocervicitis (with or without erosion or ectropion)
Type 1 Excludes
  • erosion and ectropion of cervix without cervicitis (N86)
Use Additional
  • code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent
ICD-10-CM Code N74

Female pelvic inflammatory disorders in diseases classified elsewhere

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Code First
  • underlying disease
Type 1 Excludes
  • chlamydial cervicitis (A56.02)
  • chlamydial pelvic inflammatory disease (A56.11)
  • gonococcal cervicitis (A54.03)
  • gonococcal pelvic inflammatory disease (A54.24)
  • herpesviral [herpes simplex] cervicitis (A60.03)
  • herpesviral [herpes simplex] pelvic inflammatory disease (A60.09)
  • syphilitic cervicitis (A52.76)
  • syphilitic pelvic inflammatory disease (A52.76)
  • trichomonal cervicitis (A59.09)
  • tuberculous cervicitis (A18.16)
  • tuberculous pelvic inflammatory disease (A18.17)
ICD-10-CM Code N86

Erosion and ectropion of cervix uteri

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Applicable To
  • Decubitus (trophic) ulcer of cervix
  • Eversion of cervix
Type 1 Excludes
  • erosion and ectropion of cervix with cervicitis (N72)
ICD-10-CM Code N96

Recurrent pregnancy loss

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Applicable To
  • Investigation or care in a nonpregnant woman with history of recurrent pregnancy loss
Type 1 Excludes
  • recurrent pregancy loss with current pregnancy (O26.2-)
ICD-10-CM Code O68

Labor and delivery complicated by abnormality of fetal acid-base balance

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Applicable To
  • Fetal acidemia complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal acidosis complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal alkalosis complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal metabolic acidemia complicating labor and delivery
Type 1 Excludes
  • fetal stress NOS (O77.9)
  • labor and delivery complicated by electrocardiographic evidence of fetal stress (O77.8)
  • labor and delivery complicated by ultrasonic evidence of fetal stress (O77.8)
Type 2 Excludes
  • abnormality in fetal heart rate or rhythm (O76)
  • labor and delivery complicated by meconium in amniotic fluid (O77.0)
ICD-10-CM Code O76

Abnormality in fetal heart rate and rhythm complicating labor and delivery

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
Applicable To
  • Depressed fetal heart rate tones complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal bradycardia complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal heart rate decelerations complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal heart rate irregularity complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal heart rate abnormal variability complicating labor and delivery
  • Fetal tachycardia complicating labor and delivery
  • Non-reassuring fetal heart rate or rhythm complicating labor and delivery
Type 1 Excludes
  • fetal stress NOS (O77.9)
  • labor and delivery complicated by electrocardiographic evidence of fetal stress (O77.8)
  • labor and delivery complicated by ultrasonic evidence of fetal stress (O77.8)
Type 2 Excludes
ICD-10-CM Code O80

Encounter for full-term uncomplicated delivery

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Applicable To
  • Delivery requiring minimal or no assistance, with or without episiotomy, without fetal manipulation [e.g., rotation version] or instrumentation [forceps] of a spontaneous, cephalic, vaginal, full-term, single, live-born infant. This code is for use as a single diagnosis code and is not to be used with any other code from chapter 15.
Use Additional
  • code to indicate outcome of delivery (Z37.0)
ICD-10-CM Code O82

Encounter for cesarean delivery without indication

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
Use Additional
  • code to indicate outcome of delivery (Z37.0)
ICD-10-CM Code O85

Puerperal sepsis

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx
Applicable To
  • Postpartum sepsis
  • Puerperal peritonitis
  • Puerperal pyemia
Type 1 Excludes
  • fever of unknown origin following delivery (O86.4)
  • genital tract infection following delivery (O86.1-)
  • obstetric pyemic and septic embolism (O88.3-)
  • puerperal septic thrombophlebitis (O86.81)
  • urinary tract infection following delivery (O86.2-)
Type 2 Excludes
  • sepsis during labor (O75.3)
Use Additional
  • code (B95-B97), to identify infectious agent
ICD-10-CM Code O94

Sequelae of complication of pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code Maternity Dx (12-55 years) Female Dx POA Exempt
Code First
  • condition resulting from (sequela) of complication of pregnancy, childbirth, and the puerperium
Note
  • This category is to be used to indicate conditions in O00-O77.-, O85-O94 and O98-O9A.- as the cause of late effects. The sequelae include conditions specified as such, or as late effects, which may occur at any time after the puerperium