2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S13

Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments at neck level

Code Also
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A code also note instructs that 2 codes may be required to fully describe a condition but the sequencing of the two codes is discretionary, depending on the severity of the conditions and the reason for the encounter.
  • any associated open wound
Type 2 Excludes
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A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (S13) and the excluded code together.
  • strain of muscle or tendon at neck level (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S16.1

    Strain of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S16.1
    )
Includes
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"Includes" further defines, or give examples of, the content of the code or category.
  • avulsion of joint or ligament at neck level
  • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament at neck level
  • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament at neck level
  • traumatic tear of joint or ligament at neck level
The following code(s) above S13 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 S13:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
    2019 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S13
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
S13.0XXS …… sequela
S13.1 Subluxation and dislocation of cervical vertebrae
S13.10 Subluxation and dislocation of unspecified cervical vertebrae
S13.100 Subluxation of unspecified cervical vertebrae
S13.100A …… initial encounter
S13.100D …… subsequent encounter
S13.100S …… sequela

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