2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.157A

Other incomplete lesion at C7 level of cervical spinal cord, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • S14.157A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Oth incomplete lesion at C7, init
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S14.157A became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S14.157A - other international versions of ICD-10 S14.157A may differ.
The following code(s) above S14.157A 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 S14.157A:
  • 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
  • S14
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14

    Injury of nerves and spinal cord at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 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
  • S14.15
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S14.15

    Other incomplete lesions of cervical spinal cord

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Incomplete lesion of cervical spinal cord NOS
    • Posterior cord syndrome of cervical spinal cord
    Other incomplete lesions of cervical spinal cord
Approximate Synonyms
  • Spinal cord injury c7 level, incomplete cord lesion
  • Spinal cord injury c7 level, posterior cord syndrome
  • Spinal cord injury of c7 level with incomplete cord lesion
  • Spinal cord injury of c7 level with posterior cord syndrome
ICD-10-CM S14.157A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 052 Spinal disorders and injuries with cc/mcc
  • 053 Spinal disorders and injuries 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 S14.157A 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 S14.157A
S14.154S …… sequela
S14.155 Other incomplete lesion at C5 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.155A …… initial encounter
S14.155D …… subsequent encounter
S14.155S …… sequela
S14.156 Other incomplete lesion at C6 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.156A …… initial encounter
S14.156D …… subsequent encounter
S14.156S …… sequela
S14.157 Other incomplete lesion at C7 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.157A …… initial encounter
S14.157D …… subsequent encounter
S14.157S …… sequela
S14.158 Other incomplete lesion at C8 level of cervical spinal cord
S14.158A …… initial encounter
S14.158D …… subsequent encounter
S14.158S …… sequela
S14.159 Other incomplete lesion at unspecified level of cervical spinal cord
S14.159A …… initial encounter
S14.159D …… subsequent encounter
S14.159S …… sequela

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