Specific code icon 2016 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S51.852A

Open bite of left forearm, initial encounter

    2016 Specific Code

  • S51.852A is a specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to specify a diagnosis.
  • Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S51.852A. Other international ICD-10 versions may differ.

Approximate 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 v32.0):
  • 604 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast with mcc
  • 605 Trauma to the skin, subcutaneous tissue and breast without mcc
  • 955 Craniotomy for multiple significant trauma
  • 956 Limb reattachment, hip and femur proc for multiple significant trauma
  • 957 Other o.r. procedures for multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 958 Other o.r. procedures for multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 959 Other o.r. procedures for multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

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