2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S35

Injury of blood vessels at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level

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  • any associated open wound (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S31
    • S31.0 Open wound of lower back and pelvis
    • S31.1 Open wound of abdominal wall without penetration into peritoneal cavity
    • S31.2 Open wound of penis
    • S31.3 Open wound of scrotum and testes
    • S31.4 Open wound of vagina and vulva
    • S31.5 Open wound of unspecified external genital organs
    • S31.6 Open wound of abdominal wall with penetration into peritoneal cavity
    • S31.8 Open wound of other parts of abdomen, lower back and pelvis
    S31.-
    )
The following code(s) above S35 contain annotation back-references
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that may be applicable to S35:
  • 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
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S35
S34.6XXD …… subsequent encounter
S34.6XXS …… sequela
S34.8 Injury of other nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level
S34.8XXA …… initial encounter
S34.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
S34.8XXS …… sequela
S34.9 Injury of unspecified nerves at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level
S34.9XXA …… initial encounter
S34.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S34.9XXS …… sequela
S35 Injury of blood vessels at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level
S35.0 Injury of abdominal aorta
S35.00 Unspecified injury of abdominal aorta
S35.00XA …… initial encounter
S35.00XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.00XS …… sequela
S35.01 Minor laceration of abdominal aorta
S35.01XA …… initial encounter
S35.01XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.01XS …… sequela
S35.02 Major laceration of abdominal aorta

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