2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S00.47

Other superficial bite of ear

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S00.47 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S00.47 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S00.47 - other international versions of ICD-10 S00.47 may differ.
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as S00.47. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • open bite of ear (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S01.35

    Open bite of ear

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Bite of ear NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    S01.35
    )
The following code(s) above S00.47 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 S00.47:
  • S00-T88
    2020 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
  • S00-S09
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S00-S09

    Injuries to the head

    Code Also
    • for any associated infection
    Includes
    • injuries of ear
    • injuries of eye
    • injuries of face [any part]
    • injuries of gum
    • injuries of jaw
    • injuries of oral cavity
    • injuries of palate
    • injuries of periocular area
    • injuries of scalp
    • injuries of temporomandibular joint area
    • injuries of tongue
    • injuries of tooth
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in ear (T16)
    • effects of foreign body in larynx (T17.3)
    • effects of foreign body in mouth NOS (T18.0)
    • effects of foreign body in nose (T17.0-T17.1)
    • effects of foreign body in pharynx (T17.2)
    • effects of foreign body on external eye (T15.-)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the head
  • S00
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S00

    Superficial injury of head

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • diffuse cerebral contusion (S06.2-)
    • focal cerebral contusion (S06.3-)
    • injury of eye and orbit (S05.-)
    • open wound of head (S01.-)
    Superficial injury of head
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
Code annotations containing back-references to S00.47:
  • Type 1 Excludes: S01.35
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S01.35

    Open bite of ear

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Bite of ear NOS
    Type 1 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S00.47:
  • Bite(s) (animal) (human)
    • ear (canal) (external) S01.35-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S01.35-

      Open bite of ear

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of ear NOS
      Type 1 Excludes

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S00.47
S00.461D …… subsequent encounter
S00.461S …… sequela
S00.462 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left ear
S00.462A …… initial encounter
S00.462D …… subsequent encounter
S00.462S …… sequela
S00.469 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified ear
S00.469A …… initial encounter
S00.469D …… subsequent encounter
S00.469S …… sequela
S00.47 Other superficial bite of ear
S00.471 Other superficial bite of right ear
S00.471A …… initial encounter
S00.471D …… subsequent encounter
S00.471S …… sequela
S00.472 Other superficial bite of left ear
S00.472A …… initial encounter
S00.472D …… subsequent encounter
S00.472S …… sequela
S00.479 Other superficial bite of unspecified ear
S00.479A …… initial encounter

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