2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S16.8XXS

Other specified injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S16.8XXS is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Inj muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level, sequela
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S16.8XXS became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S16.8XXS - other international versions of ICD-10 S16.8XXS may differ.
The following code(s) above S16.8XXS 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 S16.8XXS:
  • 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
  • S16
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S16

    Injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 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
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.
  • S16.8XXS is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S16.8XXS is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury without mcc

Convert S16.8XXS 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 S16.8XXS
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
S16.9 Unspecified injury of muscle, fascia and tendon at neck level
S16.9XXA …… initial encounter
S16.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S16.9XXS …… sequela
S17 Crushing injury of neck
S17.0 Crushing injury of larynx and trachea
S17.0XXA …… initial encounter
S17.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
S17.0XXS …… sequela
S17.8 Crushing injury of other specified parts of neck

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