2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.20XD

Traumatic rupture of unspecified ear drum, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S09.20XD is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Traumatic rupture of unspecified ear drum, subs encntr
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S09.20XD became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S09.20XD - other international versions of ICD-10 S09.20XD may differ.
The following code(s) above S09.20XD 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 S09.20XD:
  • S00-T88
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    • 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
    • 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
  • S09.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S09.2

    Traumatic rupture of ear drum

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic rupture of ear drum due to blast injury (S09.31-)
    Traumatic rupture of ear drum
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S09.20XD is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S09.20XD is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S09.20XD 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 S09.20XD
S09.12XA …… initial encounter
S09.12XD …… subsequent encounter
S09.12XS …… sequela
S09.19 Other specified injury of muscle and tendon of head
S09.19XA …… initial encounter
S09.19XD …… subsequent encounter
S09.19XS …… sequela
S09.2 Traumatic rupture of ear drum
S09.20 Traumatic rupture of unspecified ear drum
S09.20XA …… initial encounter
S09.20XD …… subsequent encounter
S09.20XS …… sequela
S09.21 Traumatic rupture of right ear drum
S09.21XA …… initial encounter
S09.21XD …… subsequent encounter
S09.21XS …… sequela
S09.22 Traumatic rupture of left ear drum
S09.22XA …… initial encounter
S09.22XD …… subsequent encounter
S09.22XS …… sequela
S09.3 Other specified and unspecified injury of middle and inner ear

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