2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S28.1

Traumatic amputation (partial) of part of thorax, except breast

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S28.1 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Traumatic amp (partial) of part of thorax, except breast
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S28.1 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S28.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 S28.1 may differ.
The following code(s) above S28.1 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 S28.1:
  • 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
  • S20-S29
    2020 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
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
Code annotations containing back-references to S28.1:
  • Type 1 Excludes: S21
    , S22
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S21

    Open wound of thorax

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated injury, such as:
    • injury of heart (S26.-)
    • injury of intrathoracic organs (S27.-)
    • rib fracture (S22.3-, S22.4-)
    • spinal cord injury (S24.0-, S24.1-)
    • traumatic hemopneumothorax (S27.3)
    • traumatic hemothorax (S27.1)
    • traumatic pneumothorax (S27.0)
    • wound infection
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation (partial) of thorax (S28.1)
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S22

    Fracture of rib(s), sternum and thoracic spine

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code First
    • any associated:
    • injury of intrathoracic organ (S27.-)
    • spinal cord injury (S24.0-, S24.1-)
    Includes
    • fracture of thoracic neural arch
    • fracture of thoracic spinous process
    • fracture of thoracic transverse process
    • fracture of thoracic vertebra
    • fracture of thoracic vertebral arch
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as displaced or nondisplaced should be coded to displaced
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    Type 1 Excludes
    • transection of thorax (S28.1)
    Type 2 Excludes

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S28.1:

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S28.1
S27.899S …… sequela
S27.9 Injury of unspecified intrathoracic organ
S27.9XXA …… initial encounter
S27.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S27.9XXS …… sequela
S28 Crushing injury of thorax, and traumatic amputation of part of thorax
S28.0 Crushed chest
S28.0XXA …… initial encounter
S28.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
S28.0XXS …… sequela
S28.1 Traumatic amputation (partial) of part of thorax, except breast
S28.1XXA …… initial encounter
S28.1XXD …… subsequent encounter
S28.1XXS …… sequela
S28.2 Traumatic amputation of breast
S28.21 Complete traumatic amputation of breast
S28.211 Complete traumatic amputation of right breast
S28.211A …… initial encounter
S28.211D …… subsequent encounter
S28.211S …… sequela
S28.212 Complete traumatic amputation of left breast

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