2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12.8XXA

Fracture of other parts of neck, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • S12.8XXA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S12.8XXA became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S12.8XXA - other international versions of ICD-10 S12.8XXA may differ.
The following code(s) above S12.8XXA 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 S12.8XXA:
  • 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
  • S12
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12

    Fracture of cervical vertebra and other parts of neck

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • any associated cervical spinal cord injury (S14.0, S14.1-)
    Includes
    • fracture of cervical neural arch
    • fracture of cervical spine
    • fracture of cervical spinous process
    • fracture of cervical transverse process
    • fracture of cervical vertebral arch
    • fracture of neck
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as displaced or nondisplaced should be coded to displaced
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    Fracture of cervical vertebra and other parts of neck
  • S12.8
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12.8

    Fracture of other parts of neck

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Hyoid bone
    • Larynx
    • Thyroid cartilage
    • Trachea
    Fracture of other parts of neck
Approximate Synonyms
  • Closed fracture of larynx
  • Closed fracture of trachea
  • Larynx fracture
  • Open fracture of larynx
  • Open fracture of trachea
  • Trachea fracture
ICD-10-CM S12.8XXA 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
  • 154 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with mcc
  • 155 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses with cc
  • 156 Other ear, nose, mouth and throat diagnoses 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 S12.8XXA 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 S12.8XXA
S12.690K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S12.690S …… sequela
S12.691 Other nondisplaced fracture of seventh cervical vertebra
S12.691A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S12.691B …… initial encounter for open fracture
S12.691D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S12.691G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S12.691K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S12.691S …… sequela
S12.8 Fracture of other parts of neck
S12.8XXA …… initial encounter
S12.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
S12.8XXS …… sequela
S12.9 Fracture of neck, unspecified
S12.9XXA …… initial encounter
S12.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S12.9XXS …… sequela
S13 Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments at neck level
S13.0 Traumatic rupture of cervical intervertebral disc
S13.0XXA …… initial encounter
S13.0XXD …… subsequent encounter

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