Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments at neck level S13- >

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  • any associated open wound
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  • strain of muscle or tendon at neck level (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S16.1

    Strain of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S16.1
    )
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  • avulsion of joint or ligament at neck level
  • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament at neck level
  • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic tear of joint or ligament at neck level
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