2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59.802

Other specified injuries of left elbow

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S59.802 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S59.802 became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S59.802 - other international versions of ICD-10 S59.802 may differ.
The following code(s) above S59.802 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 S59.802:
  • S00-T88
    2021 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
    2021 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 2021 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S59.802
S59.299G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S59.299K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S59.299P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S59.299S …… sequela
S59.8 Other specified injuries of elbow and forearm
S59.80 Other specified injuries of elbow
S59.801 Other specified injuries of right elbow
S59.801A …… initial encounter
S59.801D …… subsequent encounter
S59.801S …… sequela
S59.802 Other specified injuries of left elbow
S59.802A …… initial encounter
S59.802D …… subsequent encounter
S59.802S …… sequela
S59.809 Other specified injuries of unspecified elbow
S59.809A …… initial encounter
S59.809D …… subsequent encounter
S59.809S …… sequela
S59.81 Other specified injuries of forearm
S59.811 Other specified injuries right forearm
S59.811A …… initial encounter

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