Specific code 2012 ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Code 675.10
Abscess of breast associated with childbirth, unspecified as to episode of care or not applicable
  • Short description: Breast abscess preg-unsp.
  • ICD-9-CM 675.10 is a billable medical code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis on a reimbursement claim, however, 675.10 should only be used for claims with a date of service on or before September 30, 2015. For claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015, use an equivalent ICD-10-CM code (or codes).
  • You are viewing the 2012 version of ICD-9-CM 675.10.
  • More recent version(s) of ICD-9-CM 675.10: 2013 2014 2015.
Convert to ICD-10-CM: 675.10 converts approximately to:
  • 2015/16 ICD-10-CM O91.119 Abscess of breast associated with pregnancy, unspecified trimester
Approximate Synonyms
  • Breast abscess during lactation
  • Cellulitis of breast postpartum
  • Obstetric breast abscess - delivered
  • Postpartum (after childbirth) breast abscess
  • Postpartum (after childbirth) breast cellulitis
  • Postpartum breast abscess
  • Postpartum breast cellulitis
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