2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S33.0XXA

Traumatic rupture of lumbar intervertebral disc, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • S33.0XXA is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Traumatic rupture of lumbar intervertebral disc, init encntr
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S33.0XXA became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S33.0XXA - other international versions of ICD-10 S33.0XXA may differ.
The following code(s) above S33.0XXA 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 S33.0XXA:
  • 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
  • S30-S39
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S30-S39

    Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals

    Includes
    • injuries to the abdominal wall
    • injuries to the anus
    • injuries to the buttock
    • injuries to the external genitalia
    • injuries to the flank
    • injuries to the groin
    Type 2 Excludes
    • burns and corrosions (T20-T32)
    • effects of foreign body in anus and rectum (T18.5)
    • effects of foreign body in genitourinary tract (T19.-)
    • effects of foreign body in stomach, small intestine and colon (T18.2-T18.4)
    • frostbite (T33-T34)
    • insect bite or sting, venomous (T63.4)
    Injuries to the abdomen, lower back, lumbar spine, pelvis and external genitals
  • S33
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S33

    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of lumbar spine and pelvis

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound
    Includes
    • avulsion of joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    • traumatic tear of joint or ligament of lumbar spine and pelvis
    Type 1 Excludes
    • nontraumatic rupture or displacement of lumbar intervertebral disc NOS (M51.-)
    • obstetric damage to pelvic joints and ligaments (O71.6)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of hip (S73.-)
    • strain of muscle of lower back and pelvis (S39.01-)
    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of lumbar spine and pelvis
  • S33.0
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S33.0

    Traumatic rupture of lumbar intervertebral disc

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 1 Excludes
    • rupture or displacement (nontraumatic) of lumbar intervertebral disc NOS (M51.- with fifth character 6)
    Traumatic rupture of lumbar intervertebral disc
Approximate Synonyms
  • Traumatic lumbar disc rupture
  • Traumatic rupture of lumbar intervertebral disc
ICD-10-CM S33.0XXA is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 551 Medical back problems with mcc
  • 552 Medical back problems without mcc
  • 955 Craniotomy for multiple significant trauma
  • 956 Limb reattachment, hip and femur procedures for multiple significant trauma
  • 957 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 958 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 959 Other o.r. Procedures for multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc
  • 963 Other multiple significant trauma with mcc
  • 964 Other multiple significant trauma with cc
  • 965 Other multiple significant trauma without cc/mcc

Convert S33.0XXA 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S33.0XXA
S32.89XS …… sequela
S32.9 Fracture of unspecified parts of lumbosacral spine and pelvis
S32.9XXA …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S32.9XXB …… initial encounter for open fracture
S32.9XXD …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S32.9XXG …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S32.9XXK …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S32.9XXS …… sequela
S33 Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of lumbar spine and pelvis
S33.0 Traumatic rupture of lumbar intervertebral disc
S33.0XXA …… initial encounter
S33.0XXD …… subsequent encounter
S33.0XXS …… sequela
S33.1 Subluxation and dislocation of lumbar vertebra
S33.10 Subluxation and dislocation of unspecified lumbar vertebra
S33.100 Subluxation of unspecified lumbar vertebra
S33.100A …… initial encounter
S33.100D …… subsequent encounter
S33.100S …… sequela
S33.101 Dislocation of unspecified lumbar vertebra
S33.101A …… initial encounter

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