2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S05.0

Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S05.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion w/o foreign body
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S05.0 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S05.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 S05.0 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 S05.0. 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.
  • foreign body in conjunctival sac (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T15.1

    Foreign body in conjunctival sac

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    T15.1
    )
  • foreign body in cornea (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T15.0

    Foreign body in cornea

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    T15.0
    )
The following code(s) above S05.0 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 S05.0:
  • 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
  • S05
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S05

    Injury of eye and orbit

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Includes
    • open wound of eye and orbit
    Type 2 Excludes
    Injury of eye and orbit
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 S05.0:
  • Type 2 Excludes: S00.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S00.2

    Other and unspecified superficial injuries of eyelid and periocular area

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • superficial injury of conjunctiva and cornea (S05.0-)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S05.0:
  • Abrasion T14.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

    Other injury of unspecified body region

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Abrasion NOS
    • Contusion NOS
    • Crush injury NOS
    • Fracture NOS
    • Skin injury NOS
    • Vascular injury NOS
    • Wound NOS
    • cornea S05.0-
  • Injury T14.90
    - see also specified injury type
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.90

    Injury, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • eye S05.9-
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S05.9-

      Unspecified injury of eye and orbit

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Injury of eye NOS
      • cornea
        • abrasion S05.0-
      • conjunctiva S05.0-

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S05.0
S04.892S …… sequela
S04.899 Injury of other cranial nerves, unspecified side
S04.899A …… initial encounter
S04.899D …… subsequent encounter
S04.899S …… sequela
S04.9 Injury of unspecified cranial nerve
S04.9XXA …… initial encounter
S04.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S04.9XXS …… sequela
S05 Injury of eye and orbit
S05.0 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body
S05.00 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body, unspecified eye
S05.00XA …… initial encounter
S05.00XD …… subsequent encounter
S05.00XS …… sequela
S05.01 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body, right eye
S05.01XA …… initial encounter
S05.01XD …… subsequent encounter
S05.01XS …… sequela
S05.02 Injury of conjunctiva and corneal abrasion without foreign body, left eye
S05.02XA …… initial encounter

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