2019 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59.242A

Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of radius, left arm, initial encounter for closed fracture

The following code(s) above S59.242A contain annotation back-references
Annotation Back-References
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  • 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 S59.242A:
  • 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
  • S59
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59

    Other and unspecified injuries of elbow and forearm

      2016 2017 2018 2019 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
ICD-10-CM S59.242A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v36.0):

Convert S59.242A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S59.242A
S59.239S …… sequela
S59.24 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of radius
S59.241 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of radius, right arm
S59.241A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S59.241D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S59.241G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S59.241K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S59.241P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S59.241S …… sequela
S59.242 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of radius, left arm
S59.242A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S59.242D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S59.242G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S59.242K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S59.242P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S59.242S …… sequela
S59.249 Salter-Harris Type IV physeal fracture of lower end of radius, unspecified arm
S59.249A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S59.249D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S59.249G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S59.249K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion

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