Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes
Frostbite with tissue necrosis
2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T34.2XXS
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of thorax, sequela
2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
- T34.2XXS is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
- The 2018 edition of ICD-10-CM T34.2XXS became effective on October 1, 2017.
- This is the American ICD-10-CM version of T34.2XXS - other international versions of ICD-10 T34.2XXS may differ.
Present On Admission
The following code(s) above T34.2XXS
contain 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 T34.2XXS
"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.
ICD-10-CM T34.2XXS is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):
- T34.2XXS is considered exempt from POA reporting.
- 922 Other injury, poisoning and toxic effect diagnoses with mcc
- 923 Other injury, poisoning and toxic effect diagnoses without mcc
Convert T34.2XXS to ICD-9-CM
- 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T34.2XXS
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of neck
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of thorax
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of abdominal wall, lower back and pelvis
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of arm
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified arm
Frostbite with tissue necrosis of right arm
Reimbursement claims with a date of service on or after October 1, 2015 require the use of ICD-10-CM codes.