2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59.111

Salter-Harris Type I physeal fracture of upper end of radius, right arm

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S59.111 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • Short description: Sltr-haris Type I physeal fx upper end radius, right arm
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S59.111 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S59.111 - other international versions of ICD-10 S59.111 may differ.
The following code(s) above S59.111 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 S59.111:
  • 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
  • S59
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59

    Other and unspecified injuries of elbow and forearm

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • other and unspecified injuries of wrist and hand (S69.-)
    Other and unspecified injuries of elbow and forearm
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 S59.111
S59.102P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S59.102S …… sequela
S59.109 Unspecified physeal fracture of upper end of radius, unspecified arm
S59.109A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S59.109D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S59.109G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S59.109K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S59.109P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S59.109S …… sequela
S59.11 Salter-Harris Type I physeal fracture of upper end of radius
S59.111 Salter-Harris Type I physeal fracture of upper end of radius, right arm
S59.111A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S59.111D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S59.111G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S59.111K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S59.111P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S59.111S …… sequela
S59.112 Salter-Harris Type I physeal fracture of upper end of radius, left arm
S59.112A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S59.112D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S59.112G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing

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