ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Sep 20, 2017

See: Obstetrical tetanus

  ICD-10 Code for Obstetrical tetanus A34

A34 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

A34 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 1 Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00-B99)
Section A30-A49 Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
Category A34 Obstetrical tetanus

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1 No additional coding requirements necessary.

Related Terms to “Obstetrical tetanus”

  • Puerperal, puerperium(complicated by, complications)
    • tetanus - A34
  • Tetanus, tetanic(cephalic) (convulsions) - A35
    • with
      • abortion - A34
    • obstetrical - A34
    • puerperal, postpartum, childbirth - A34
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When ICD 10 was implemented on October 1, 2015, it did not affect physicians', outpatient facilities', and hospital outpatient departments' use of CPT codes on Medicare Fee-For-Service claims. Providers should continue to use CPT codes to report these services.