2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S39.022

Laceration of muscle, fascia and tendon of lower back

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S39.022 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 S39.022 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S39.022 - other international versions of ICD-10 S39.022 may differ.
The following code(s) above S39.022 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 S39.022:
  • 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
  • S39
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S39

    Other and unspecified injuries of abdomen, lower back, pelvis and external genitals

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound (S31.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • sprain of joints and ligaments of lumbar spine and pelvis (S33.-)
    Other and unspecified injuries of abdomen, lower back, pelvis and external genitals
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 S39.022:
  • 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
    • muscle (and fascia) (and tendon)
      • lower back S39.002
        ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S39.002

        Unspecified injury of muscle, fascia and tendon of lower back

          2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
        • laceration S39.022

ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S39.022
S39.012S …… sequela
S39.013 Strain of muscle, fascia and tendon of pelvis
S39.013A …… initial encounter
S39.013D …… subsequent encounter
S39.013S …… sequela
S39.02 Laceration of muscle, fascia and tendon of abdomen, lower back and pelvis
S39.021 Laceration of muscle, fascia and tendon of abdomen
S39.021A …… initial encounter
S39.021D …… subsequent encounter
S39.021S …… sequela
S39.022 Laceration of muscle, fascia and tendon of lower back
S39.022A …… initial encounter
S39.022D …… subsequent encounter
S39.022S …… sequela
S39.023 Laceration of muscle, fascia and tendon of pelvis
S39.023A …… initial encounter
S39.023D …… subsequent encounter
S39.023S …… sequela
S39.09 Other injury of muscle, fascia and tendon of abdomen, lower back and pelvis
S39.091 Other injury of muscle, fascia and tendon of abdomen
S39.091A …… initial encounter

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