2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S96.999

Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot

The following code(s) above S96.999 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 S96.999:
  • 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
  • S90-S99
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S90-S99

    Injuries to the ankle and foot

    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • fracture of ankle and malleolus (S82.-)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the ankle and foot
  • S96
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S96

    Injury of muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S91.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • injury of Achilles tendon (S86.0-)
    • sprain of joints and ligaments of ankle and foot (S93.-)
    Injury of muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level
Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S96.999
S96.929S …… sequela
S96.99 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level
S96.991 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, right foot
S96.991A …… initial encounter
S96.991D …… subsequent encounter
S96.991S …… sequela
S96.992 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, left foot
S96.992A …… initial encounter
S96.992D …… subsequent encounter
S96.992S …… sequela
S96.999 Other specified injury of unspecified muscle and tendon at ankle and foot level, unspecified foot
S96.999A …… initial encounter
S96.999D …… subsequent encounter
S96.999S …… sequela
S97 Crushing injury of ankle and foot
S97.0 Crushing injury of ankle
S97.00 Crushing injury of unspecified ankle
S97.00XA …… initial encounter
S97.00XD …… subsequent encounter
S97.00XS …… sequela
S97.01 Crushing injury of right ankle

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