2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S53.429A

Ulnohumeral (joint) sprain of unspecified elbow, initial encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code
  • S53.429A is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Ulnohumeral (joint) sprain of unspecified elbow, init encntr
  • The 2019 edition of ICD-10-CM S53.429A became effective on October 1, 2018.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S53.429A - other international versions of ICD-10 S53.429A may differ.
The following code(s) above S53.429A 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 S53.429A:
  • S00-T88
    2019 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
    2019 ICD-10-CM Range S50-S59

    Injuries to the elbow and forearm

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the elbow and forearm
  • S53
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S53

    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of elbow

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Code Also
    • any associated open wound
    Includes
    • avulsion of joint or ligament of elbow
    • laceration of cartilage, joint or ligament of elbow
    • sprain of cartilage, joint or ligament of elbow
    • traumatic hemarthrosis of joint or ligament of elbow
    • traumatic rupture of joint or ligament of elbow
    • traumatic subluxation of joint or ligament of elbow
    • traumatic tear of joint or ligament of elbow
    Type 2 Excludes
    • strain of muscle, fascia and tendon at forearm level (S56.-)
    Dislocation and sprain of joints and ligaments of elbow
  • S53.4
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S53.4

    Sprain of elbow

      2016 2017 2018 2019 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • traumatic rupture of radial collateral ligament (S53.2-)
    • traumatic rupture of ulnar collateral ligament (S53.3-)
    Sprain of elbow
ICD-10-CM S53.429A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):
  • 562 Fracture, sprain, strain and dislocation except femur, hip, pelvis and thigh with mcc
  • 563 Fracture, sprain, strain and dislocation except femur, hip, pelvis and thigh 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 S53.429A 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S53.429A
S53.42 Ulnohumeral (joint) sprain
S53.421 Ulnohumeral (joint) sprain of right elbow
S53.421A …… initial encounter
S53.421D …… subsequent encounter
S53.421S …… sequela
S53.422 Ulnohumeral (joint) sprain of left elbow
S53.422A …… initial encounter
S53.422D …… subsequent encounter
S53.422S …… sequela
S53.429 Ulnohumeral (joint) sprain of unspecified elbow
S53.429A …… initial encounter
S53.429D …… subsequent encounter
S53.429S …… sequela
S53.43 Radial collateral ligament sprain
S53.431 Radial collateral ligament sprain of right elbow
S53.431A …… initial encounter
S53.431D …… subsequent encounter
S53.431S …… sequela
S53.432 Radial collateral ligament sprain of left elbow
S53.432A …… initial encounter
S53.432D …… subsequent encounter

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