2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T34.40XS

Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified arm, sequela

The following code(s) above T34.40XS 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 T34.40XS:
  • 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
  • T33-T34
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range T33-T34

    Frostbite

    Type 2 Excludes
    • hypothermia and other effects of reduced temperature (T68, T69.-)
    Frostbite
  • T34.4
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T34.4

    Frostbite with tissue necrosis of arm

      2016 2017 2018 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • frostbite with tissue necrosis of wrist and hand (T34.5-)
    Frostbite with tissue necrosis of arm
Present On Admission
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ICD-10-CM T34.40XS is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert T34.40XS to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To T34.40XS
T34.2XXD …… subsequent encounter
T34.2XXS …… sequela
T34.3 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of abdominal wall, lower back and pelvis
T34.3XXA …… initial encounter
T34.3XXD …… subsequent encounter
T34.3XXS …… sequela
T34.4 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of arm
T34.40 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of unspecified arm
T34.40XA …… initial encounter
T34.40XD …… subsequent encounter
T34.40XS …… sequela
T34.41 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of right arm
T34.41XA …… initial encounter
T34.41XD …… subsequent encounter
T34.41XS …… sequela
T34.42 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of left arm
T34.42XA …… initial encounter
T34.42XD …… subsequent encounter
T34.42XS …… sequela
T34.5 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of wrist, hand, and finger(s)
T34.51 Frostbite with tissue necrosis of wrist

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