2018/2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14

Injury of nerves and spinal cord at neck level

Note
  • Code to highest level of cervical cord injury
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:
  • fracture of cervical vertebra (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12.0

    Fracture of first cervical vertebra

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Atlas
    S12.0-
    -
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12.6

    Fracture of seventh cervical vertebra

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S12.6.-
    )
  • open wound of neck (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11
    • S11 Open wound of neck
      • S11.0 Open wound of larynx and trachea
        • S11.01 Open wound of larynx
          • S11.011 Laceration without foreign body of larynx
            • S11.011A Laceration without foreign body of larynx, in...
            • S11.011D Laceration without foreign body of larynx, su...
            • S11.011S Laceration without foreign body of larynx, se...
          • S11.012 Laceration with foreign body of larynx
            • S11.012A Laceration with foreign body of larynx, initi...
            • S11.012D Laceration with foreign body of larynx, subse...
            • S11.012S Laceration with foreign body of larynx, seque...
          • S11.013 Puncture wound without foreign body of larynx...
            • S11.013A Puncture wound without foreign body of larynx...
            • S11.013D Puncture wound without foreign body of larynx...
            • S11.013S Puncture wound without foreign body of larynx...
          • S11.014 Puncture wound with foreign body of larynx
            • S11.014A Puncture wound with foreign body of larynx, i...
            • S11.014D Puncture wound with foreign body of larynx, s...
            • S11.014S Puncture wound with foreign body of larynx, s...
          • S11.015 Open bite of larynx
          • S11.019 Unspecified open wound of larynx
            • S11.019A Unspecified open wound of larynx, initial enc...
            • S11.019D Unspecified open wound of larynx, subsequent ...
            • S11.019S …… sequela
        • S11.02 Open wound of trachea
          • S11.021 Laceration without foreign body of trachea
            • S11.021A Laceration without foreign body of trachea, i...
            • S11.021D Laceration without foreign body of trachea, s...
            • S11.021S Laceration without foreign body of trachea, s...
          • S11.022 Laceration with foreign body of trachea
            • S11.022A Laceration with foreign body of trachea, init...
            • S11.022D Laceration with foreign body of trachea, subs...
            • S11.022S Laceration with foreign body of trachea, sequ...
          • S11.023 Puncture wound without foreign body of trache...
            • S11.023A Puncture wound without foreign body of trache...
            • S11.023D Puncture wound without foreign body of trache...
            • S11.023S Puncture wound without foreign body of trache...
          • S11.024 Puncture wound with foreign body of trachea
            • S11.024A Puncture wound with foreign body of trachea, ...
            • S11.024D Puncture wound with foreign body of trachea, ...
            • S11.024S Puncture wound with foreign body of trachea, ...
          • S11.025 Open bite of trachea
          • S11.029 Unspecified open wound of trachea
            • S11.029A Unspecified open wound of trachea, initial en...
            • S11.029D Unspecified open wound of trachea, subsequent...
            • S11.029S …… sequela
        • S11.03 Open wound of vocal cord
          • S11.031 Laceration without foreign body of vocal cord...
            • S11.031A Laceration without foreign body of vocal cord...
            • S11.031D Laceration without foreign body of vocal cord...
            • S11.031S Laceration without foreign body of vocal cord...
          • S11.032 Laceration with foreign body of vocal cord
            • S11.032A Laceration with foreign body of vocal cord, i...
            • S11.032D Laceration with foreign body of vocal cord, s...
            • S11.032S Laceration with foreign body of vocal cord, s...
          • S11.033 Puncture wound without foreign body of vocal ...
            • S11.033A Puncture wound without foreign body of vocal ...
            • S11.033D Puncture wound without foreign body of vocal ...
            • S11.033S Puncture wound without foreign body of vocal ...
          • S11.034 Puncture wound with foreign body of vocal cor...
            • S11.034A Puncture wound with foreign body of vocal cor...
            • S11.034D Puncture wound with foreign body of vocal cor...
            • S11.034S Puncture wound with foreign body of vocal cor...
          • S11.035 Open bite of vocal cord
          • S11.039 Unspecified open wound of vocal cord
            • S11.039A Unspecified open wound of vocal cord, initial...
            • S11.039D Unspecified open wound of vocal cord, subsequ...
            • S11.039S Unspecified open wound of vocal cord, sequela...
      • S11.1 Open wound of thyroid gland
        • S11.10 Unspecified open wound of thyroid gland
          • S11.10XA Unspecified open wound of thyroid gland, init...
          • S11.10XD Unspecified open wound of thyroid gland, subs...
          • S11.10XS Unspecified open wound of thyroid gland, sequ...
        • S11.11 Laceration without foreign body of thyroid gl...
          • S11.11XA Laceration without foreign body of thyroid gl...
          • S11.11XD Laceration without foreign body of thyroid gl...
          • S11.11XS Laceration without foreign body of thyroid gl...
        • S11.12 Laceration with foreign body of thyroid gland...
          • S11.12XA Laceration with foreign body of thyroid gland...
          • S11.12XD Laceration with foreign body of thyroid gland...
          • S11.12XS Laceration with foreign body of thyroid gland...
        • S11.13 Puncture wound without foreign body of thyroi...
          • S11.13XA Puncture wound without foreign body of thyroi...
          • S11.13XD Puncture wound without foreign body of thyroi...
          • S11.13XS Puncture wound without foreign body of thyroi...
        • S11.14 Puncture wound with foreign body of thyroid g...
          • S11.14XA Puncture wound with foreign body of thyroid g...
          • S11.14XD Puncture wound with foreign body of thyroid g...
          • S11.14XS Puncture wound with foreign body of thyroid g...
        • S11.15 Open bite of thyroid gland
          • S11.15XA Open bite of thyroid gland, initial encounter...
          • S11.15XD Open bite of thyroid gland, subsequent encoun...
          • S11.15XS …… sequela
      • S11.2 Open wound of pharynx and cervical esophagus
        • S11.20 Unspecified open wound of pharynx and cervica...
          • S11.20XA Unspecified open wound of pharynx and cervica...
          • S11.20XD Unspecified open wound of pharynx and cervica...
          • S11.20XS Unspecified open wound of pharynx and cervica...
        • S11.21 Laceration without foreign body of pharynx an...
          • S11.21XA Laceration without foreign body of pharynx an...
          • S11.21XD Laceration without foreign body of pharynx an...
          • S11.21XS Laceration without foreign body of pharynx an...
        • S11.22 Laceration with foreign body of pharynx and c...
          • S11.22XA Laceration with foreign body of pharynx and c...
          • S11.22XD Laceration with foreign body of pharynx and c...
          • S11.22XS Laceration with foreign body of pharynx and c...
        • S11.23 Puncture wound without foreign body of pharyn...
          • S11.23XA Puncture wound without foreign body of pharyn...
          • S11.23XD Puncture wound without foreign body of pharyn...
          • S11.23XS Puncture wound without foreign body of pharyn...
        • S11.24 Puncture wound with foreign body of pharynx a...
          • S11.24XA Puncture wound with foreign body of pharynx a...
          • S11.24XD Puncture wound with foreign body of pharynx a...
          • S11.24XS Puncture wound with foreign body of pharynx a...
        • S11.25 Open bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus
          • S11.25XA Open bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus, ...
          • S11.25XD Open bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus, ...
          • S11.25XS Open bite of pharynx and cervical esophagus, ...
      • S11.8 Open wound of other specified parts of neck
        • S11.80 Unspecified open wound of other specified par...
          • S11.80XA Unspecified open wound of other specified par...
          • S11.80XD Unspecified open wound of other specified par...
          • S11.80XS Unspecified open wound of other specified par...
        • S11.81 Laceration without foreign body of other spec...
          • S11.81XA Laceration without foreign body of other spec...
          • S11.81XD Laceration without foreign body of other spec...
          • S11.81XS Laceration without foreign body of other spec...
        • S11.82 Laceration with foreign body of other specifi...
          • S11.82XA Laceration with foreign body of other specifi...
          • S11.82XD Laceration with foreign body of other specifi...
          • S11.82XS Laceration with foreign body of other specifi...
        • S11.83 Puncture wound without foreign body of other ...
          • S11.83XA Puncture wound without foreign body of other ...
          • S11.83XD Puncture wound without foreign body of other ...
          • S11.83XS Puncture wound without foreign body of other ...
        • S11.84 Puncture wound with foreign body of other spe...
          • S11.84XA Puncture wound with foreign body of other spe...
          • S11.84XD Puncture wound with foreign body of other spe...
          • S11.84XS Puncture wound with foreign body of other spe...
        • S11.85 Open bite of other specified part of neck
          • S11.85XA Open bite of other specified part of neck, in...
          • S11.85XD Open bite of other specified part of neck, su...
          • S11.85XS Open bite of other specified part of neck, se...
        • S11.89 Other open wound of other specified part of n...
          • S11.89XA Other open wound of other specified part of n...
          • S11.89XD Other open wound of other specified part of n...
          • S11.89XS Other open wound of other specified part of n...
      • S11.9 Open wound of unspecified part of neck
        • S11.90 Unspecified open wound of unspecified part of...
          • S11.90XA Unspecified open wound of unspecified part of...
          • S11.90XD Unspecified open wound of unspecified part of...
          • S11.90XS Unspecified open wound of unspecified part of...
        • S11.91 Laceration without foreign body of unspecifie...
          • S11.91XA Laceration without foreign body of unspecifie...
          • S11.91XD Laceration without foreign body of unspecifie...
          • S11.91XS Laceration without foreign body of unspecifie...
        • S11.92 Laceration with foreign body of unspecified p...
          • S11.92XA Laceration with foreign body of unspecified p...
          • S11.92XD Laceration with foreign body of unspecified p...
          • S11.92XS Laceration with foreign body of unspecified p...
        • S11.93 Puncture wound without foreign body of unspec...
          • S11.93XA Puncture wound without foreign body of unspec...
          • S11.93XD Puncture wound without foreign body of unspec...
          • S11.93XS Puncture wound without foreign body of unspec...
        • S11.94 Puncture wound with foreign body of unspecifi...
          • S11.94XA Puncture wound with foreign body of unspecifi...
          • S11.94XD Puncture wound with foreign body of unspecifi...
          • S11.94XS Puncture wound with foreign body of unspecifi...
        • S11.95 Open bite of unspecified part of neck
          • S11.95XA Open bite of unspecified part of neck, initia...
          • S11.95XD Open bite of unspecified part of neck, subseq...
          • S11.95XS Open bite of unspecified part of neck, sequel...
    S11.-
    )
  • transient paralysis (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.5

    Transient paralysis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
    Code First
    Type 1 Excludes
    • transient ischemic attack (G45.9)
    R29.5
    )
The following code(s) above S14 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 S14:
  • 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
Code annotations containing back-references to S14:
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S14
S13.5XXD …… subsequent encounter
S13.5XXS …… sequela
S13.8 Sprain of joints and ligaments of other parts of neck
S13.8XXA …… initial encounter
S13.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
S13.8XXS …… sequela
S13.9 Sprain of joints and ligaments of unspecified parts of neck
S13.9XXA …… initial encounter
S13.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S13.9XXS …… sequela
S14 Injury of nerves and spinal cord at neck level
S14.0 Concussion and edema of cervical spinal cord
S14.0XXA …… initial encounter
S14.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
S14.0XXS …… sequela
S14.1 Other and unspecified injuries of cervical spinal cord
S14.10 Unspecified injury of cervical spinal cord
S14.101 Unspecified injury at C1 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.101A …… initial encounter
S14.101D …… subsequent encounter
S14.101S …… sequela

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