2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S27.491S

Other injury of bronchus, unilateral, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S27.491S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S27.491S became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S27.491S - other international versions of ICD-10 S27.491S may differ.
The following code(s) above S27.491S 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 S27.491S:
  • 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
  • S20-S29
    2021 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
  • S27
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S27

    Injury of other and unspecified intrathoracic organs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound of thorax (S21.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • injury of cervical esophagus (S10-S19)
    • injury of trachea (cervical) (S10-S19)
    Injury of other and unspecified intrathoracic organs
  • S27.49
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S27.49

    Other injury of bronchus

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Secondary blast injury of bronchus
    Other injury of bronchus
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.
  • S27.491S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S27.491S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 205 Other respiratory system diagnoses with mcc
  • 206 Other respiratory system diagnoses without mcc

Convert S27.491S 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 S27.491S
S27.432D …… subsequent encounter
S27.432S …… sequela
S27.439 Laceration of bronchus, unspecified
S27.439A …… initial encounter
S27.439D …… subsequent encounter
S27.439S …… sequela
S27.49 Other injury of bronchus
S27.491 Other injury of bronchus, unilateral
S27.491A …… initial encounter
S27.491D …… subsequent encounter
S27.491S …… sequela
S27.492 Other injury of bronchus, bilateral
S27.492A …… initial encounter
S27.492D …… subsequent encounter
S27.492S …… sequela
S27.499 Other injury of bronchus, unspecified
S27.499A …… initial encounter
S27.499D …… subsequent encounter
S27.499S …… sequela
S27.5 Injury of thoracic trachea
S27.50 Unspecified injury of thoracic trachea

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