2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S43.222A

Posterior subluxation of left sternoclavicular joint, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • S43.222A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Posterior subluxation of left sternoclavicular joint, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S43.222A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S43.222A - other international versions of ICD-10 S43.222A may differ.
The following code(s) above S43.222A 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 S43.222A:
  • 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
  • S40-S49
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S40-S49

    Injuries to the shoulder and upper arm

    Includes
    • injuries of axilla
    • injuries of scapular region
    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the shoulder and upper arm
  • S43
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S43

    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of shoulder girdle

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound
    Includes
    • avulsion of joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    • traumatic tear of joint or ligament of shoulder girdle
    Type 2 Excludes
    • strain of muscle, fascia and tendon of shoulder and upper arm (S46.-)
    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of shoulder girdle
Approximate Synonyms
  • Left posterior sternoclavicular joint subluxation
ICD-10-CM S43.222A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 183 Major chest trauma with mcc
  • 184 Major chest trauma with cc
  • 185 Major chest trauma without cc/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 S43.222A 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S43.222A
S43.216 Anterior dislocation of unspecified sternoclavicular joint
S43.216A …… initial encounter
S43.216D …… subsequent encounter
S43.216S …… sequela
S43.22 Posterior subluxation and dislocation of sternoclavicular joint
S43.221 Posterior subluxation of right sternoclavicular joint
S43.221A …… initial encounter
S43.221D …… subsequent encounter
S43.221S …… sequela
S43.222 Posterior subluxation of left sternoclavicular joint
S43.222A …… initial encounter
S43.222D …… subsequent encounter
S43.222S …… sequela
S43.223 Posterior subluxation of unspecified sternoclavicular joint
S43.223A …… initial encounter
S43.223D …… subsequent encounter
S43.223S …… sequela
S43.224 Posterior dislocation of right sternoclavicular joint
S43.224A …… initial encounter
S43.224D …… subsequent encounter
S43.224S …… sequela

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