Specific code icon 2015 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S51.852A

Open bite of left forearm, initial encounter

    2015 Billable Code

  • S51.852A is a billable ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • On October 1, 2015 ICD-10-CM will replace ICD-9-CM in the United States, therefore, S51.852A - and all other ICD-10-CM codes - should only be used for training or planning purposes until then.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S51.852A. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Description Synonyms
  • Open animal bite of left forearm
  • Open bite of left forearm
  • Open cat bite of left forearm
  • Open dog bite of left forearm
  • Open human bite of left forearm
ICD-10-CM S51.852A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v30.0):
  • 604 Trauma to the skin, subcut tiss & breast with mcc
  • 605 Trauma to the skin, subcut tiss & breast without mcc

Convert ICD-10-CM S51.852A to ICD-9-CM