2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.0

Concussion and edema of cervical spinal cord

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S14.0 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S14.0 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S14.0 - other international versions of ICD-10 S14.0 may differ.
The following code(s) above S14.0 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 S14.0:
  • S00-T88
    2020 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
    2020 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
  • S14
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14

    Injury of nerves and spinal cord at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    Note
    • Code to highest level of cervical cord injury
    Injury of nerves and spinal cord at neck level
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
Code annotations containing back-references to S14.0:
  • Code Also: S11
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S11

    Open wound of neck

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated:
    • spinal cord injury (S14.0, S14.1-)
    • wound infection
    Type 2 Excludes
    • open fracture of vertebra (S12.- with 7th character B)
  • Code First: S12
    , R29.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S12

    Fracture of cervical vertebra and other parts of neck

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 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
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.5

    Transient paralysis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
    Code First
    Type 1 Excludes
    • transient ischemic attack (G45.9)
  • Use Additional: S17
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S17

    Crushing injury of neck

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Use Additional
    • code for all associated injuries, such as:
    • injury of blood vessels (S15.-)
    • open wound of neck (S11.-)
    • spinal cord injury (S14.0, S14.1-)
    • vertebral fracture (S12.0--S12.3-)

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S14.0:
  • Concussion (brain) (cerebral) (current) S06.0X9
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S06.0X9

    Concussion with loss of consciousness of unspecified duration

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Concussion NOS
  • 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 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • spinal (cord)
      • cervical (neck) S14.109
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.109

        Unspecified injury at unspecified level of cervical spinal cord

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Injury of cervical spinal cord NOS
        • concussion S14.0
        • edema S14.0

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S14.0
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
S14.102 Unspecified injury at C2 level of cervical spinal cord

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