2022 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S50.869D

Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified forearm, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S50.869D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unsp forearm, subs encntr
  • The 2022 edition of ICD-10-CM S50.869D became effective on October 1, 2021.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S50.869D - other international versions of ICD-10 S50.869D may differ.
The following code(s) above S50.869D 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 S50.869D:
  • S00-T88
    2022 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    • 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
  • S50-S59
    2022 ICD-10-CM Range S50-S59

    Injuries to the elbow and forearm

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the elbow and forearm
  • S50
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S50

    Superficial injury of elbow and forearm

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 2022 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • superficial injury of wrist and hand (S60.-)
    Superficial injury of elbow and forearm
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.
  • S50.869D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S50.869D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v39.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S50.869D 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
  • 2022 (effective 10/1/2021): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S50.869D
S50.861 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right forearm
S50.861A …… initial encounter
S50.861D …… subsequent encounter
S50.861S …… sequela
S50.862 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left forearm
S50.862A …… initial encounter
S50.862D …… subsequent encounter
S50.862S …… sequela
S50.869 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of unspecified forearm
S50.869A …… initial encounter
S50.869D …… subsequent encounter
S50.869S …… sequela
S50.87 Other superficial bite of forearm
S50.871 Other superficial bite of right forearm
S50.871A …… initial encounter
S50.871D …… subsequent encounter
S50.871S …… sequela
S50.872 Other superficial bite of left forearm
S50.872A …… initial encounter
S50.872D …… subsequent encounter
S50.872S …… sequela

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