2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.591

Other injury of transverse colon

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S36.591 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S36.591 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S36.591 - other international versions of ICD-10 S36.591 may differ.
The following code(s) above S36.591 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 S36.591:
  • 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
  • S30-S39
    2020 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
  • S36
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36

    Injury of intra-abdominal organs

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S31.-)
    Injury of intra-abdominal organs
  • S36.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.5

    Injury of colon

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Injury of colon
  • S36.59
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.59

    Other injury of colon

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Secondary blast injury of colon
    Other injury of colon
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

Diagnosis Index entries containing back-references to S36.591:
  • Injury T14.90
    - see also specified injury type
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code T14.90

    Injury, unspecified

      2016 2017 2018 - Converted to Parent Code 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Injury NOS
    • intestine
      • large S36.509
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.509

        Unspecified injury of unspecified part of colon

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • specified
          • type NEC S36.599
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.599

            Other injury of unspecified part of colon

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            • transverse S36.591
        • transverse S36.501
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.501

          Unspecified injury of transverse colon

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • blast injury (primary) S36.511
            ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.511

            Primary blast injury of transverse colon

              2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
            • secondary S36.591
          • specified type NEC S36.591
  • Puncture
    • intestine
      • large
        • colon S36.599
          ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S36.599

          Other injury of unspecified part of colon

            2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
          • transverse S36.591

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S36.591
S36.538S …… sequela
S36.539 Laceration of unspecified part of colon
S36.539A …… initial encounter
S36.539D …… subsequent encounter
S36.539S …… sequela
S36.59 Other injury of colon
S36.590 Other injury of ascending [right] colon
S36.590A …… initial encounter
S36.590D …… subsequent encounter
S36.590S …… sequela
S36.591 Other injury of transverse colon
S36.591A …… initial encounter
S36.591D …… subsequent encounter
S36.591S …… sequela
S36.592 Other injury of descending [left] colon
S36.592A …… initial encounter
S36.592D …… subsequent encounter
S36.592S …… sequela
S36.593 Other injury of sigmoid colon
S36.593A …… initial encounter
S36.593D …… subsequent encounter

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