2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S52.521G

Torus fracture of lower end of right radius, subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing

The following code(s) above S52.521G contain annotation back-references
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  • Applicable To annotations, or
  • Code Also annotations, or
  • Code First annotations, or
  • Excludes1 annotations, or
  • Excludes2 annotations, or
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  • Use Additional annotations
that may be applicable to S52.521G:
  • 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
  • S50-S59
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S50-S59

    Injuries to the elbow and forearm

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the elbow and forearm
  • S52
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S52

    Fracture of forearm

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as displaced or nondisplaced should be coded to displaced
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    • The open fracture designations are based on the Gustilo open fracture classification
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation of forearm (S58.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • fracture at wrist and hand level (S62.-)
    Fracture of forearm
  • S52.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S52.5

    Fracture of lower end of radius

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fracture of distal end of radius
    Type 2 Excludes
    • physeal fractures of lower end of radius (S59.2-)
    Fracture of lower end of radius
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ICD-10-CM S52.521G is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert S52.521G to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S52.521G
S52.516M …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with nonunion
S52.516N …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with nonunion
S52.516P …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with malunion
S52.516Q …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with malunion
S52.516R …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with malunion
S52.516S …… sequela
S52.52 Torus fracture of lower end of radius
S52.521 Torus fracture of lower end of right radius
S52.521A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S52.521D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S52.521G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S52.521K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S52.521P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S52.521S …… sequela
S52.522 Torus fracture of lower end of left radius
S52.522A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S52.522D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S52.522G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S52.522K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S52.522P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S52.522S …… sequela

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