2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S29.9XXD

Unspecified injury of thorax, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S29.9XXD 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 S29.9XXD became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S29.9XXD - other international versions of ICD-10 S29.9XXD may differ.
The following code(s) above S29.9XXD 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 S29.9XXD:
  • 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
  • S29
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S29

    Other and unspecified injuries of thorax

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S21.-)
    Other and unspecified injuries of thorax
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.
  • S29.9XXD is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S29.9XXD is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S29.9XXD 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 S29.9XXD
S29.099 Other injury of muscle and tendon of unspecified wall of thorax
S29.099A …… initial encounter
S29.099D …… subsequent encounter
S29.099S …… sequela
S29.8 Other specified injuries of thorax
S29.8XXA …… initial encounter
S29.8XXD …… subsequent encounter
S29.8XXS …… sequela
S29.9 Unspecified injury of thorax
S29.9XXA …… initial encounter
S29.9XXD …… subsequent encounter
S29.9XXS …… sequela
S30 Superficial injury of abdomen, lower back, pelvis and external genitals
S30.0 Contusion of lower back and pelvis
S30.0XXA …… initial encounter
S30.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
S30.0XXS …… sequela
S30.1 Contusion of abdominal wall
S30.1XXA …… initial encounter
S30.1XXD …… subsequent encounter
S30.1XXS …… sequela

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