2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.22

Major laceration of superior vena cava

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S25.22 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S25.22 became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S25.22 - other international versions of ICD-10 S25.22 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Complete transection of superior vena cava
  • Traumatic rupture of superior vena cava
The following code(s) above S25.22 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 S25.22:
  • 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
  • S20-S29
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S20-S29

    Injuries to the thorax

    Includes
    • injuries of breast
    • injuries of chest (wall)
    • injuries of interscapular area
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in bronchus (T17.5)
    • effects of foreign body in esophagus (T18.1)
    • effects of foreign body in lung (T17.8)
    • effects of foreign body in trachea (T17.4)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • injuries of axilla
    • injuries of clavicle
    • injuries of scapular region
    • injuries of shoulder
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the thorax
  • S25
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25

    Injury of blood vessels of thorax

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S21.-)
    Injury of blood vessels of thorax
  • S25.2
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.2

    Injury of superior vena cava

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury of vena cava NOS
    Injury of superior vena cava
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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S25.22:
  • Injury T14.90
    - see also specified injury type
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.90

    Injury, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 - Deleted Code 2018 - New Code 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • blood vessel NEC T14.8
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.8

      Other injury of unspecified body region

        2016 2017 2018 - Deleted Code 2018 - New Code 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      Applicable To
      • Abrasion NOS
      • Contusion NOS
      • Crush injury NOS
      • Fracture NOS
      • Skin injury NOS
      • Vascular injury NOS
      • Wound NOS
      • thoracic S25.90
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.90

        Unspecified injury of unspecified blood vessel of thorax

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • vena cava (superior) S25.20
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.20

          Unspecified injury of superior vena cava

            2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • laceration (minor) (superficial) S25.21
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.21

            Minor laceration of superior vena cava

              2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            Applicable To
            • Incomplete transection of superior vena cava
            • Laceration of superior vena cava NOS
            • Superficial laceration of superior vena cava
            • major S25.22
    • vena cava (superior) S25.20
      ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.20

      Unspecified injury of superior vena cava

        2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
      • laceration (minor) (superficial) S25.21
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.21

        Minor laceration of superior vena cava

          2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        Applicable To
        • Incomplete transection of superior vena cava
        • Laceration of superior vena cava NOS
        • Superficial laceration of superior vena cava
        • major S25.22

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S25.22
S25.199S …… sequela
S25.2 Injury of superior vena cava
S25.20 Unspecified injury of superior vena cava
S25.20XA …… initial encounter
S25.20XD …… subsequent encounter
S25.20XS …… sequela
S25.21 Minor laceration of superior vena cava
S25.21XA …… initial encounter
S25.21XD …… subsequent encounter
S25.21XS …… sequela
S25.22 Major laceration of superior vena cava
S25.22XA …… initial encounter
S25.22XD …… subsequent encounter
S25.22XS …… sequela
S25.29 Other specified injury of superior vena cava
S25.29XA …… initial encounter
S25.29XD …… subsequent encounter
S25.29XS …… sequela
S25.3 Injury of innominate or subclavian vein
S25.30 Unspecified injury of innominate or subclavian vein
S25.301 Unspecified injury of right innominate or subclavian vein

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