Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of thorax S23- >

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  • any associated open wound
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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 (S23) and the excluded code together.
  • dislocation, sprain of sternoclavicular joint (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S43.2

    Subluxation and dislocation of sternoclavicular joint

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S43.2
    ,
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S43.6

    Sprain of sternoclavicular joint

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S43.6
    )
  • strain of muscle or tendon of thorax (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S29.01

    Strain of muscle and tendon of thorax

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S29.01-
    )
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • avulsion of joint or ligament of thorax
  • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament of thorax
  • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament of thorax
  • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament of thorax
  • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament of thorax
  • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament of thorax
  • traumatic tear of joint or ligament of thorax
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