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Contraction

Definition: A shortening or increase in tension. In labor, the rhythmic tightening of the uterus.

Body System: Reproductive

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: contraction

CodeDescription
H53.481 Generalized contraction of visual field, right eye
H53.482 Generalized contraction of visual field, left eye
H53.483 Generalized contraction of visual field, bilateral
H53.489 Generalized contraction of visual field, unspecified eye
O33.2 Maternal care for disproportion due to inlet contraction of pelvis
O33.3XX0 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, not applicable or unspecified
O33.3XX1 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, fetus 1
O33.3XX2 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, fetus 2
O33.3XX3 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, fetus 3
O33.3XX4 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, fetus 4
O33.3XX5 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, fetus 5
O33.3XX9 Maternal care for disproportion due to outlet contraction of pelvis, other fetus
O65.2 Obstructed labor due to pelvic inlet contraction
O65.3 Obstructed labor due to pelvic outlet and mid-cavity contraction
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