2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S35.1

Injury of inferior vena cava

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S35.1 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S35.1 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S35.1 - other international versions of ICD-10 S35.1 may differ.
Applicable To
  • Injury of hepatic vein
Type 1 Excludes
Type 1 Excludes Help
A type 1 excludes note is a pure excludes. It means "not coded here". A type 1 excludes note indicates that the code excluded should never be used at the same time as S35.1. A type 1 excludes note is for used for when two conditions cannot occur together, such as a congenital form versus an acquired form of the same condition.
  • injury of vena cava NOS (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S25.2

    Injury of superior vena cava

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury of vena cava NOS
    S25.2
    )
The following code(s) above S35.1 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 S35.1:
  • 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
  • S30-S39
    2021 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
  • S35
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S35

    Injury of blood vessels at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S31.-)
    Injury of blood vessels at abdomen, lower back and pelvis level
Clinical Information
  • A finding of damage to the inferior vena cava.
  • Damage to the inferior vena cava from traumatic or pathologic processes.
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 S35.1
S35.01XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.01XS …… sequela
S35.02 Major laceration of abdominal aorta
S35.02XA …… initial encounter
S35.02XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.02XS …… sequela
S35.09 Other injury of abdominal aorta
S35.09XA …… initial encounter
S35.09XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.09XS …… sequela
S35.1 Injury of inferior vena cava
S35.10 Unspecified injury of inferior vena cava
S35.10XA …… initial encounter
S35.10XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.10XS …… sequela
S35.11 Minor laceration of inferior vena cava
S35.11XA …… initial encounter
S35.11XD …… subsequent encounter
S35.11XS …… sequela
S35.12 Major laceration of inferior vena cava
S35.12XA …… initial encounter

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