2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S49.149G

Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of humerus, unspecified arm, subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S49.149G is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Sltr-haris Type IV physl fx low end humer, unsp arm, 7thG
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S49.149G became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S49.149G - other international versions of ICD-10 S49.149G may differ.
The following code(s) above S49.149G 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 S49.149G:
  • 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
Present On Admission
POA Help
"Present On Admission" is defined as present at the time the order for inpatient admission occurs — conditions that develop during an outpatient encounter, including emergency department, observation, or outpatient surgery, are considered POA.
  • S49.149G is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S49.149G is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 559 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with mcc
  • 560 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue with cc
  • 561 Aftercare, musculoskeletal system and connective tissue without cc/mcc

Convert S49.149G 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 S49.149G
S49.142 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of humerus, left arm
S49.142A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S49.142D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S49.142G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S49.142K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S49.142P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S49.142S …… sequela
S49.149 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of humerus, unspecified arm
S49.149A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S49.149D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S49.149G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S49.149K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S49.149P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S49.149S …… sequela
S49.19 Other physeal fracture of lower end of humerus
S49.191 Other physeal fracture of lower end of humerus, right arm
S49.191A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S49.191D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S49.191G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S49.191K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S49.191P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion

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