Infection of obstetric surgical wound O86.0

  • O86.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes. Please select a more specific diagnosis below.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM O86.0 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of O86.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 O86.0 may differ.
Applicable To:
  • Infected cesarean delivery wound following delivery
  • Infected perineal repair following delivery
Type 1 Excludes:
  • complications of procedures, not elsewhere classified (T81.4-)
  • postprocedural fever NOS (R50.82)
  • postprocedural retroperitoneal abscess (K68.11)

Codes: = Billable

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