2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.0XXA

Injury of blood vessels of head, not elsewhere classified, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • S09.0XXA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Injury of blood vessels of head, NEC, init
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S09.0XXA became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S09.0XXA - other international versions of ICD-10 S09.0XXA may differ.
The following code(s) above S09.0XXA 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 S09.0XXA:
  • S00-T88
    2021 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
    2021 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
  • S09.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.0

    Injury of blood vessels of head, not elsewhere classified

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • injury of cerebral blood vessels (S06.-)
    • injury of precerebral blood vessels (S15.-)
    Injury of blood vessels of head, not elsewhere classified
Approximate Synonyms
  • Head blood vessel injury
  • Injury of blood vessel of head
ICD-10-CM S09.0XXA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 011 Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with mcc
  • 012 Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses or laryngectomy with cc
  • 013 Tracheostomy for face, mouth and neck diagnoses or laryngectomy without cc/mcc
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury without mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

Convert S09.0XXA 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
  • 2020 (effective 10/1/2019): No change
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S09.0XXA
S08.812 Partial traumatic amputation of nose
S08.812A …… initial encounter
S08.812D …… subsequent encounter
S08.812S …… sequela
S08.89 Traumatic amputation of other parts of head
S08.89XA …… initial encounter
S08.89XD …… subsequent encounter
S08.89XS …… sequela
S09 Other and unspecified injuries of head
S09.0 Injury of blood vessels of head, not elsewhere classified
S09.0XXA …… initial encounter
S09.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
S09.0XXS …… sequela
S09.1 Injury of muscle and tendon of head
S09.10 Unspecified injury of muscle and tendon of head
S09.10XA …… initial encounter
S09.10XD …… subsequent encounter
S09.10XS …… sequela
S09.11 Strain of muscle and tendon of head
S09.11XA …… initial encounter
S09.11XD …… subsequent encounter

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