Open wound of neck S11- >

Code Also
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A code also note instructs that 2 codes may be required to fully describe a condition but the sequencing of the two codes is discretionary, depending on the severity of the conditions and the reason for the encounter.
  • any associated:
  • spinal cord injury (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.0

    Concussion and edema of cervical spinal cord

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S14.0
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.1

    Other and unspecified injuries of cervical spinal cord

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S14.1-
    )
  • wound infection
Type 2 Excludes
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A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (S11) and the excluded code together.
  • open fracture of vertebra (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12
    • S12.0 Fracture of first cervical vertebra
    • S12.1 Fracture of second cervical vertebra
    • S12.2 Fracture of third cervical vertebra
    • S12.3 Fracture of fourth cervical vertebra
    • S12.4 Fracture of fifth cervical vertebra
    • S12.5 Fracture of sixth cervical vertebra
    • S12.6 Fracture of seventh cervical vertebra
    • S12.8 Fracture of other parts of neck
    • S12.9 Fracture of neck, unspecified
    S12.-
    with 7th character B)
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