2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S34.1

Other and unspecified injury of lumbar and sacral spinal cord

The following code(s) above S34.1 contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
In this context, annotation back-references refer to codes that contain:
  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
  • Includes annotations, or
  • Note annotations, or
  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to S34.1:
  • S00-T88
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    Note
    • Use secondary code(s) from Chapter 20, External causes of morbidity, to indicate cause of injury. Codes within the T section that include the external cause do not require an additional external cause code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Use Additional
    • code to identify any retained foreign body, if applicable (Z18.-)
    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
  • S30-S39
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S30-S39

    Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals

    Includes
    • injuries to the abdominal wall
    • injuries to the anus
    • injuries to the buttock
    • injuries to the external genitalia
    • injuries to the flank
    • injuries to the groin
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in anus and rectum (T18.5)
    • effects of foreign body in genitourinary tract (T19.-)
    • effects of foreign body in stomach, small intestine and colon (T18.2-T18.4)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals
  • S34
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S34

    Injury of lumbar and sacral spinal cord and nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated:
    • fracture of vertebra (S22.0-, S32.0-)
    • open wound of abdomen, lower back and pelvis (S31.-)
    • transient paralysis (R29.5)
    Note
    • Code to highest level of lumbar cord injury
    • Injuries to the spinal cord (S34.0 and S34.1) refer to the cord level and not bone level injury, and can affect nerve roots at and below the level given.
    Injury of lumbar and sacral spinal cord and nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level
Code History
Code annotations containing back-references to S34.1:
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S34.1
S34 Injury of lumbar and sacral spinal cord and nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level
S34.0 Concussion and edema of lumbar and sacral spinal cord
S34.01 Concussion and edema of lumbar spinal cord
S34.01XA …… initial encounter
S34.01XD …… subsequent encounter
S34.01XS …… sequela
S34.02 Concussion and edema of sacral spinal cord
S34.02XA …… initial encounter
S34.02XD …… subsequent encounter
S34.02XS …… sequela
S34.1 Other and unspecified injury of lumbar and sacral spinal cord
S34.10 Unspecified injury to lumbar spinal cord
S34.101 Unspecified injury to L1 level of lumbar spinal cord
S34.101A …… initial encounter
S34.101D …… subsequent encounter
S34.101S …… sequela
S34.102 Unspecified injury to L2 level of lumbar spinal cord
S34.102A …… initial encounter
S34.102D …… subsequent encounter
S34.102S …… sequela
S34.103 Unspecified injury to L3 level of lumbar spinal cord

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