2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S52.344D

Nondisplaced spiral fracture of shaft of radius, right arm, subsequent encounter for closed fracture with routine healing

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S52.344D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Nondisp spiral fx shaft of rad, r arm, 7thD
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S52.344D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S52.344D - other international versions of ICD-10 S52.344D may differ.
The following code(s) above S52.344D 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 S52.344D:
  • 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
  • S50-S59
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S50-S59

    Injuries to the elbow and forearm

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the elbow and forearm
  • S52
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S52

    Fracture of forearm

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as displaced or nondisplaced should be coded to displaced
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    • The open fracture designations are based on the Gustilo open fracture classification
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation of forearm (S58.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • fracture at wrist and hand level (S62.-)
    Fracture of 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.
  • S52.344D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S52.344D 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 S52.344D 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 S52.344D
S52.343M …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with nonunion
S52.343N …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with nonunion
S52.343P …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with malunion
S52.343Q …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with malunion
S52.343R …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with malunion
S52.343S …… sequela
S52.344 Nondisplaced spiral fracture of shaft of radius, right arm
S52.344A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S52.344B …… initial encounter for open fracture type I or II
S52.344C …… initial encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC
S52.344D …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with routine healing
S52.344E …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with routine healing
S52.344F …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with routine healing
S52.344G …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with delayed healing
S52.344H …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with delayed healing
S52.344J …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with delayed healing
S52.344K …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with nonunion
S52.344M …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with nonunion
S52.344N …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type IIIA, IIIB, or IIIC with nonunion
S52.344P …… subsequent encounter for closed fracture with malunion
S52.344Q …… subsequent encounter for open fracture type I or II with malunion

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