2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.131A

Anterior cord syndrome at C1 level of cervical spinal cord, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • S14.131A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Anterior cord syndrome at C1, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S14.131A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S14.131A - other international versions of ICD-10 S14.131A may differ.
The following code(s) above S14.131A 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 S14.131A:
  • 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
Approximate Synonyms
  • Anterior cord syndrome at c1 level
  • Spinal cord injury c1 level, anterior cord syndrome
ICD-10-CM S14.131A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 052 Spinal disorders and injuries with cc/mcc
  • 053 Spinal disorders and injuries without cc/mcc
  • 955 Craniotomy for multiple significant trauma
  • 956 Limb reattachment, hip and femur procedures for multiple significant trauma
  • 957 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 958 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 959 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma 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 S14.131A 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S14.131A
S14.128 Central cord syndrome at C8 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.128A …… initial encounter
S14.128D …… subsequent encounter
S14.128S …… sequela
S14.129 Central cord syndrome at unspecified level of cervical spinal cord
S14.129A …… initial encounter
S14.129D …… subsequent encounter
S14.129S …… sequela
S14.13 Anterior cord syndrome of cervical spinal cord
S14.131 Anterior cord syndrome at C1 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.131A …… initial encounter
S14.131D …… subsequent encounter
S14.131S …… sequela
S14.132 Anterior cord syndrome at C2 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.132A …… initial encounter
S14.132D …… subsequent encounter
S14.132S …… sequela
S14.133 Anterior cord syndrome at C3 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.133A …… initial encounter
S14.133D …… subsequent encounter
S14.133S …… sequela

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