2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S78.019S

Complete traumatic amputation at unspecified hip joint, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S78.019S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Complete traumatic amputation at unsp hip joint, sequela
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S78.019S became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S78.019S - other international versions of ICD-10 S78.019S may differ.
The following code(s) above S78.019S 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 S78.019S:
  • S00-T88
    2021 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
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S70-S79

    Injuries to the hip and thigh

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the hip and thigh
  • S78
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S78

    Traumatic amputation of hip and thigh

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • An amputation not identified as partial or complete should be coded to complete
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation of knee (S88.0-)
    Traumatic amputation of hip and thigh
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S78.019S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S78.019S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 559 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with mcc
  • 560 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with cc
  • 561 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue without cc/mcc

Convert S78.019S to ICD-9-CM

Code History
  • 2016 (effective 10/1/2015): New code (first year of non-draft ICD-10-CM)
  • 2017 (effective 10/1/2016): No change
  • 2018 (effective 10/1/2017): No change
  • 2019 (effective 10/1/2018): No change
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S78.019S
S78.011A …… initial encounter
S78.011D …… subsequent encounter
S78.011S …… sequela
S78.012 Complete traumatic amputation at left hip joint
S78.012A …… initial encounter
S78.012D …… subsequent encounter
S78.012S …… sequela
S78.019 Complete traumatic amputation at unspecified hip joint
S78.019A …… initial encounter
S78.019D …… subsequent encounter
S78.019S …… sequela
S78.02 Partial traumatic amputation at hip joint
S78.021 Partial traumatic amputation at right hip joint
S78.021A …… initial encounter
S78.021D …… subsequent encounter
S78.021S …… sequela
S78.022 Partial traumatic amputation at left hip joint
S78.022A …… initial encounter
S78.022D …… subsequent encounter
S78.022S …… sequela
S78.029 Partial traumatic amputation at unspecified hip joint

Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.