2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S48.112A

Complete traumatic amputation at level between left shoulder and elbow, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code
  • S48.112A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Complete traum amp at level betw l shoulder and elbow, init
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S48.112A became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S48.112A - other international versions of ICD-10 S48.112A may differ.
The following code(s) above S48.112A 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 S48.112A:
  • 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
  • S48
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S48

    Traumatic amputation of shoulder and upper arm

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • An amputation not identified as partial or complete should be coded to complete
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation at elbow level (S58.0)
    Traumatic amputation of shoulder and upper arm
Approximate Synonyms
  • Traumatic left arm amputation
  • Traumatic left arm amputation, between shoulder and elbow
ICD-10-CM S48.112A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury 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 S48.112A 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 S48.112A
S48.029A …… initial encounter
S48.029D …… subsequent encounter
S48.029S …… sequela
S48.1 Traumatic amputation at level between shoulder and elbow
S48.11 Complete traumatic amputation at level between shoulder and elbow
S48.111 Complete traumatic amputation at level between right shoulder and elbow
S48.111A …… initial encounter
S48.111D …… subsequent encounter
S48.111S …… sequela
S48.112 Complete traumatic amputation at level between left shoulder and elbow
S48.112A …… initial encounter
S48.112D …… subsequent encounter
S48.112S …… sequela
S48.119 Complete traumatic amputation at level between unspecified shoulder and elbow
S48.119A …… initial encounter
S48.119D …… subsequent encounter
S48.119S …… sequela
S48.12 Partial traumatic amputation at level between shoulder and elbow
S48.121 Partial traumatic amputation at level between right shoulder and elbow
S48.121A …… initial encounter
S48.121D …… subsequent encounter

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