2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S15.309A

Unspecified injury of unspecified internal jugular vein, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code
  • S15.309A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Unsp injury of unsp internal jugular vein, init encntr
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S15.309A became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S15.309A - other international versions of ICD-10 S15.309A may differ.
The following code(s) above S15.309A 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 S15.309A:
  • 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
  • S15
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S15

    Injury of blood vessels at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S11.-)
    Injury of blood vessels at neck level
ICD-10-CM S15.309A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 791 Prematurity with major problems
  • 793 Full term neonate with major problems
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury without mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

Convert S15.309A 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 S15.309A
S15.30 Unspecified injury of internal jugular vein
S15.301 Unspecified injury of right internal jugular vein
S15.301A …… initial encounter
S15.301D …… subsequent encounter
S15.301S …… sequela
S15.302 Unspecified injury of left internal jugular vein
S15.302A …… initial encounter
S15.302D …… subsequent encounter
S15.302S …… sequela
S15.309 Unspecified injury of unspecified internal jugular vein
S15.309A …… initial encounter
S15.309D …… subsequent encounter
S15.309S …… sequela
S15.31 Minor laceration of internal jugular vein
S15.311 Minor laceration of right internal jugular vein
S15.311A …… initial encounter
S15.311D …… subsequent encounter
S15.311S …… sequela
S15.312 Minor laceration of left internal jugular vein
S15.312A …… initial encounter
S15.312D …… subsequent encounter

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