Perineal laceration during delivery O70

  • O70 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM O70 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O70 - other international versions of ICD-10 O70 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • obstetric high vaginal laceration alone (O71.4)
Includes:
  • episiotomy extended by laceration

Codes: = Billable

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