2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S02.19XB

Other fracture of base of skull, initial encounter for open fracture

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • S02.19XB is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Oth fracture of base of skull, init encntr for open fracture
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S02.19XB became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S02.19XB - other international versions of ICD-10 S02.19XB may differ.
The following code(s) above S02.19XB 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 S02.19XB:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
    2019 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
  • S02
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S02

    Fracture of skull and facial bones

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated intracranial injury (S06.-)
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    Fracture of skull and facial bones
  • S02.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S02.1

    Fracture of base of skull

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    Type 2 Excludes
    Fracture of base of skull
  • S02.19
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S02.19

    Other fracture of base of skull

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Fracture of anterior fossa of base of skull
    • Fracture of ethmoid sinus
    • Fracture of frontal sinus
    • Fracture of middle fossa of base of skull
    • Fracture of orbital roof
    • Fracture of posterior fossa of base of skull
    • Fracture of sphenoid
    • Fracture of temporal bone
    Other fracture of base of skull
Approximate Synonyms
  • Front sinus fracture
  • Nose fracture
  • Open fracture of frontal sinus
  • Open fracture of naso orbital ethmoid
  • Open fracture of temporal bone
  • Temporal bone fracture
ICD-10-CM S02.19XB is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 082 Traumatic stupor and coma, coma >1 hour with mcc
  • 083 Traumatic stupor and coma, coma >1 hour with cc
  • 084 Traumatic stupor and coma, coma >1 hour without cc/mcc
  • 085 Traumatic stupor and coma, coma <1 hour with mcc
  • 086 Traumatic stupor and coma, coma <1 hour with cc
  • 087 Traumatic stupor and coma, coma <1 hour without cc/mcc
  • 955 Craniotomy for multiple significant trauma
  • 956 Limb reattachment, hip and femur procedures for multiple significant trauma
  • 957 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 958 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 959 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

Convert S02.19XB 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S02.19XB
S02.11GS …… sequela
S02.11H Other fracture of occiput, left side
S02.11HA …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S02.11HB …… initial encounter for open fracture
S02.11HD …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S02.11HG …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S02.11HK …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S02.11HS …… sequela
S02.19 Other fracture of base of skull
S02.19XA …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S02.19XB …… initial encounter for open fracture
S02.19XD …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S02.19XG …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S02.19XK …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S02.19XS …… sequela
S02.2 Fracture of nasal bones
S02.2XXA …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S02.2XXB …… initial encounter for open fracture
S02.2XXD …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S02.2XXG …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S02.2XXK …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion

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