2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S15.009S

Unspecified injury of unspecified carotid artery, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S15.009S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S15.009S became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S15.009S - other international versions of ICD-10 S15.009S may differ.
The following code(s) above S15.009S 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 S15.009S:
  • 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
  • S15
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S15

    Injury of blood vessels at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S11.-)
    Injury of blood vessels at neck level
  • S15.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S15.0

    Injury of carotid artery of neck

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury of carotid artery (common) (external) (internal, extracranial portion)
    • Injury of carotid artery NOS
    Type 1 Excludes
    • injury of internal carotid artery, intracranial portion (S06.8)
    Injury of carotid artery of neck
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S15.009S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S15.009S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 299 Peripheral vascular disorders with mcc
  • 300 Peripheral vascular disorders with cc
  • 301 Peripheral vascular disorders without cc/mcc

Convert S15.009S 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 S15.009S
S15.001A …… initial encounter
S15.001D …… subsequent encounter
S15.001S …… sequela
S15.002 Unspecified injury of left carotid artery
S15.002A …… initial encounter
S15.002D …… subsequent encounter
S15.002S …… sequela
S15.009 Unspecified injury of unspecified carotid artery
S15.009A …… initial encounter
S15.009D …… subsequent encounter
S15.009S …… sequela
S15.01 Minor laceration of carotid artery
S15.011 Minor laceration of right carotid artery
S15.011A …… initial encounter
S15.011D …… subsequent encounter
S15.011S …… sequela
S15.012 Minor laceration of left carotid artery
S15.012A …… initial encounter
S15.012D …… subsequent encounter
S15.012S …… sequela
S15.019 Minor laceration of unspecified carotid artery

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