2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S72.009A

Fracture of unspecified part of neck of unspecified femur, initial encounter for closed fracture

The following code(s) above S72.009A 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 S72.009A:
  • 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
  • S70-S79
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S70-S79

    Injuries to the hip and thigh

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the hip and thigh
  • S72
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S72

    Fracture of femur

      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 hip and thigh (S78.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • fracture of lower leg and ankle (S82.-)
    • fracture of foot (S92.-)
    • periprosthetic fracture of prosthetic implant of hip (M97.0-)
    Fracture of femur
  • S72.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S72.0

    Fracture of head and neck of femur

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • physeal fracture of upper end of femur (S79.0-)
    Fracture of head and neck of femur
  • S72.00
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S72.00

    Fracture of unspecified part of neck of femur

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fracture of hip NOS
    • Fracture of neck of femur NOS
    Fracture of unspecified part of neck of femur
ICD-10-CM S72.009A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert S72.009A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S72.009A
S72.002H …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with delayed healing
S72.002J …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with delayed healing
S72.002K …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with nonunion
S72.002M …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with nonunion
S72.002N …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with nonunion
S72.002P …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with malunion
S72.002Q …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with malunion
S72.002R …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with malunion
S72.002S …… sequela
S72.009 Fracture of unspecified part of neck of unspecified femur
S72.009A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S72.009B …… initial encounter for open fracture type I or II
S72.009C …… initial encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC
S72.009D …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with routine healing
S72.009E …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with routine healing
S72.009F …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with routine healing
S72.009G …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with delayed healing
S72.009H …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with delayed healing
S72.009J …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with delayed healing
S72.009K …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with nonunion
S72.009M …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with nonunion

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