Diagnosis Code


Code Information

Diagnosis Code: A34

Short Description: Obstetrical tetanus

Long Description: Obstetrical tetanus

The code A34 is VALID for claim submission

Code Classification:

  • Certain infectious and parasitic diseases (A00–B99)
    • Other bacterial diseases (A30-A49)
      • Obstetrical tetanus (A34)
        • A34 Obstetrical tetanus

This code is valid for maternity diagnoses

Code Version: 2022 ICD-10-CM


  • Finding related to risk factor in pregnancy
  • Induced termination of pregnancy complicated by infectious disease
  • Induced termination of pregnancy complicated by tetanus
  • Localized tetanus
  • Obstetrical tetanus
  • Puerperal tetanus

Crosswalk Information

ICD-10 Code ICD-9 Code ICD-9 Description
A34 Right Arrow 639.0 Postabortion gu infect

This ICD-10 to ICD-9 data is based on the 2018 General Equivalency Mapping (GEM) files published by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for informational purposes only. The data is not an ICD-10 conversion tool and doesn’t guarantee clinical accuracy.

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This page was last updated on: 10/1/2021