Anal sphincter tear complicating delivery, not associated with third degree laceration O70.4

The ICD10 code for the diagnosis "Anal sphincter tear complicating delivery, not associated with third degree laceration" is "O70.4". O70.4 is a VALID/BILLABLE ICD10 code, i.e it is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

  • O70.4 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 O70.4 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O70.4 - other international versions of ICD-10 O70.4 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes:
  • anal sphincter tear with third degree perineal laceration (O70.2)

Codes: = Billable

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