ICD-10 Diagnosis Code O71.7

Obstetric hematoma of pelvis

Diagnosis Code O71.7

ICD-10: O71.7
Short Description: Obstetric hematoma of pelvis
Long Description: Obstetric hematoma of pelvis
This is the 2018 version of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis code O71.7

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Code Classification
  • Pregnancy, childbirth and the puerperium (O00–O99)
    • Complications of labor and delivery (O60-O77)
      • Other obstetric trauma (O71)

Information for Medical Professionals

Code Edits
The following edits are applicable to this code:
Maternity diagnoses Additional informationCallout TooltipMaternity diagnoses
Maternity. Age range is 12–55 years inclusive (e.g., diabetes in pregnancy, antepartum pulmonary complication).

Diagnoses for females only Additional informationCallout TooltipDiagnoses for females only
Diagnoses for females only.

Convert to ICD-9 Additional informationCallout TooltipGeneral Equivalence Map
The ICD-10 and ICD-9 GEMs are used to facilitate linking between the diagnosis codes in ICD-9-CM and the new ICD-10-CM code set. The GEMs are the raw material from which providers, health information vendors and payers can derive specific applied mappings to meet their needs.

  • Hematoma of female perineum
  • Hematoma of female perineum
  • Hematoma of vagina during delivery
  • Hematoma of vulva
  • Hematoma of vulva
  • Hematoma of vulva
  • Hematoma of vulva
  • Obstetric pelvic hematoma - delivered
  • Obstetric pelvic hematoma - delivered with postnatal problem
  • Obstetric pelvic hematoma with postnatal problem
  • Obstetric trauma causing pelvic hematoma
  • Pelvic hematoma
  • Pelvic hematoma
  • Pelvic hematoma
  • Pelvic hematoma during delivery
  • Perineal hematoma during delivery
  • Postpartum vulval hematoma
  • Trauma to vulva during delivery
  • Vulval and/or perineal hematoma during delivery
  • Vulval and/or perineal hematoma during delivery - delivered
  • Vulval and/or perineal hematoma during delivery with postnatal problem
  • Vulval hematoma due to birth trauma
  • Vulval hematoma during delivery
  • Vulval hematoma in labor

Index of Diseases and Injuries
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Information for Patients


Also called: Hematoma, Hemorrhage

Bleeding is the loss of blood. It can happen outside or inside the body. You may bleed when you get a cut or other wound. Bleeding can also be due to an injury to internal organs.

Sometimes bleeding can cause other problems. A bruise is bleeding under the skin. Some strokes are caused by bleeding in the brain. Other bleeding, such as gastrointestinal bleeding, coughing up blood, or vaginal bleeding, can be a symptom of a disease.

Normally, when you bleed, your blood forms clots to stop the bleeding. Severe bleeding may require first aid or a trip to the emergency room. If you have a bleeding disorder, your blood does not form clots normally.

  • Bleeding (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Bleeding gums (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Bleeding into the skin (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Intraventricular hemorrhage of the newborn (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Subarachnoid hemorrhage (Medical Encyclopedia)

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Childbirth Problems

While childbirth usually goes well, complications can happen. They can cause a risk to the mother, baby, or both. Possible complications include

  • Preterm (premature) labor, when labor starts before 37 completed weeks of pregnancy
  • Problems with the umbilical cord
  • Problems with the position of the baby, such as breech, in which the baby is going to come out feet first
  • Birth injuries

For some of these problems, the baby may need to be delivered surgically by a Cesarean section.

  • Assisted delivery with forceps (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Brachial plexus injury in newborns (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Breech birth (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Caput succedaneum (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Meconium aspiration syndrome (Medical Encyclopedia)
  • Premature rupture of membranes (Medical Encyclopedia)

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