2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.16

Insect bite (nonvenomous) of throat

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S10.16 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S10.16 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S10.16 - other international versions of ICD-10 S10.16 may differ.
The following code(s) above S10.16 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 S10.16:
  • 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
  • S10-S19
    2021 ICD-10-CM Range S10-S19

    Injuries to the neck

    Includes
    • injuries of nape
    • injuries of supraclavicular region
    • injuries of throat
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in esophagus (T18.1)
    • effects of foreign body in larynx (T17.3)
    • effects of foreign body in pharynx (T17.2)
    • effects of foreign body in trachea (T17.4)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the neck
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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S10.16:
  • Bite(s) (animal) (human)
    • esophagus, cervical S11.25
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.25

      Open bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus NOS
      • superficial NEC S10.17
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

        Other superficial bite of throat

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • insect S10.16
    • larynx S11.015
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.015

      Open bite of larynx

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of larynx NOS
      • superficial NEC S10.17
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

        Other superficial bite of throat

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • insect S10.16
    • neck S11.95
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.95

      Open bite of unspecified part of neck

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of neck NOS
      Type 1 Excludes
      • superficial bite of neck (S10.97)
      • throat S11.85
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.85

        Open bite of other specified part of neck

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Bite of other specified part of neck NOS
        Type 1 Excludes
        • superficial bite of other specified part of neck (S10.87)
        • superficial NEC S10.17
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

          Other superficial bite of throat

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Type 1 Excludes
          • insect S10.16
    • pharynx S11.25
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.25

      Open bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus NOS
      • superficial NEC S10.17
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

        Other superficial bite of throat

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • insect S10.16
    • trachea S11.025
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.025

      Open bite of trachea

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of trachea NOS
      • superficial NEC S10.17
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

        Other superficial bite of throat

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • insect S10.16
    • vocal cords S11.035
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11.035

      Open bite of vocal cord

        2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Bite of vocal cord NOS
      • superficial NEC S10.17
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

        Other superficial bite of throat

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Type 1 Excludes
        • insect S10.16
  • 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 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • superficial NEC T14.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

      Other injury of unspecified body region

        2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abrasion NOS
      • Contusion NOS
      • Crush injury NOS
      • Fracture NOS
      • Skin injury NOS
      • Vascular injury NOS
      • Wound NOS
      • throat S10.10
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.10

        Unspecified superficial injuries of throat

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • bite S10.17
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S10.17

          Other superficial bite of throat

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          Type 1 Excludes
          • insect S10.16

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S10.16
S10.12XD …… subsequent encounter
S10.12XS …… sequela
S10.14 External constriction of part of throat
S10.14XA …… initial encounter
S10.14XD …… subsequent encounter
S10.14XS …… sequela
S10.15 Superficial foreign body of throat
S10.15XA …… initial encounter
S10.15XD …… subsequent encounter
S10.15XS …… sequela
S10.16 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of throat
S10.16XA …… initial encounter
S10.16XD …… subsequent encounter
S10.16XS …… sequela
S10.17 Other superficial bite of throat
S10.17XA …… initial encounter
S10.17XD …… subsequent encounter
S10.17XS …… sequela
S10.8 Superficial injury of other specified parts of neck
S10.80 Unspecified superficial injury of other specified part of neck
S10.80XA …… initial encounter

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