2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37.6

Injury of uterus

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S37.6 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 S37.6 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S37.6 - other international versions of ICD-10 S37.6 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 S37.6. 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.
  • injury to gravid uterus (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O9A.2

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    Type 2 Excludes
    • physical, sexual and psychological abuse complicating pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O9A.3-, O9A.4-, O9A.5-)
    Use Additional
    • code(s) to identify the injury or poisoning
    O9A.2-
    )
  • injury to uterus during delivery (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code O71
    • O71 Other obstetric trauma
      • O71.0 Rupture of uterus (spontaneous) before onset ...
        • O71.00 Rupture of uterus before onset of labor, unsp...
        • O71.02 Rupture of uterus before onset of labor, seco...
        • O71.03 Rupture of uterus before onset of labor, thir...
      • 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 ligamen...
      • O71.7 Obstetric hematoma of pelvis
      • O71.8 Other specified obstetric trauma
        • O71.81 Laceration of uterus, not elsewhere classifie...
        • O71.82 Other specified trauma to perineum and vulva
        • O71.89 Other specified obstetric trauma
      • O71.9 Obstetric trauma, unspecified
    O71.-
    )
The following code(s) above S37.6 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 S37.6:
  • S00-T88
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • S30-S39
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S30-S39

    Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals

    Includes
    • injuries to the abdominal wall
    • injuries to the anus
    • injuries to the buttock
    • injuries to the external genitalia
    • injuries to the flank
    • injuries to the groin
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in anus and rectum (T18.5)
    • effects of foreign body in genitourinary tract (T19.-)
    • effects of foreign body in stomach, small intestine and colon (T18.2-T18.4)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals
  • S37
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S37

    Injury of urinary and pelvic organs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S31.-)
    Type 1 Excludes
    • obstetric trauma to pelvic organs (O71.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    Injury of urinary and pelvic organs
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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S37.6
S37.591D …… subsequent encounter
S37.591S …… sequela
S37.592 Other injury of fallopian tube, bilateral
S37.592A …… initial encounter
S37.592D …… subsequent encounter
S37.592S …… sequela
S37.599 Other injury of fallopian tube, unspecified
S37.599A …… initial encounter
S37.599D …… subsequent encounter
S37.599S …… sequela
S37.6 Injury of uterus
S37.60 Unspecified injury of uterus
S37.60XA …… initial encounter
S37.60XD …… subsequent encounter
S37.60XS …… sequela
S37.62 Contusion of uterus
S37.62XA …… initial encounter
S37.62XD …… subsequent encounter
S37.62XS …… sequela
S37.63 Laceration of uterus
S37.63XA …… initial encounter

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.