2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S16.1XXA

Strain of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • S16.1XXA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Strain of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level, init
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S16.1XXA became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S16.1XXA - other international versions of ICD-10 S16.1XXA may differ.
The following code(s) above S16.1XXA 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 S16.1XXA:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
    2019 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
  • S16
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S16

    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S11.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • sprain of joint or ligament at neck level (S13.9)
    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level
Approximate Synonyms
  • Neck muscle strain
  • Strain of neck muscle
ICD-10-CM S16.1XXA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 551 Medical back problems with mcc
  • 552 Medical back problems without 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 S16.1XXA 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S16.1XXA
S15.8 Injury of other specified blood vessels at neck level
S15.8XXA …… initial encounter
S15.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
S15.8XXS …… sequela
S15.9 Injury of unspecified blood vessel at neck level
S15.9XXA …… initial encounter
S15.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S15.9XXS …… sequela
S16 Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level
S16.1 Strain of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level
S16.1XXA …… initial encounter
S16.1XXD …… subsequent encounter
S16.1XXS …… sequela
S16.2 Laceration of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level
S16.2XXA …… initial encounter
S16.2XXD …… subsequent encounter
S16.2XXS …… sequela
S16.8 Other specified injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level
S16.8XXA …… initial encounter
S16.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
S16.8XXS …… sequela

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