Fourth degree perineal laceration during delivery O70.3

  • O70.3 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM O70.3 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O70.3 - other international versions of ICD-10 O70.3 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Perineal laceration, rupture or tear during delivery as in O70.2, also involving anal mucosa
  • Perineal laceration, rupture or tear during delivery as in O70.2, also involving rectal mucosa

Codes: = Billable

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