2021 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59.812S

Other specified injuries left forearm, sequela

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S59.812S is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • The 2021 edition of ICD-10-CM S59.812S became effective on October 1, 2020.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S59.812S - other international versions of ICD-10 S59.812S may differ.
The following code(s) above S59.812S 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 S59.812S:
  • 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
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.
  • S59.812S is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S59.812S is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v38.0):
  • 913 Traumatic injury with mcc
  • 914 Traumatic injury without mcc

Convert S59.812S 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
  • 2021 (effective 10/1/2020): No change
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S59.812S
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
S59.811D …… subsequent encounter
S59.811S …… sequela
S59.812 Other specified injuries left forearm
S59.812A …… initial encounter
S59.812D …… subsequent encounter
S59.812S …… sequela
S59.819 Other specified injuries unspecified forearm
S59.819A …… initial encounter
S59.819D …… subsequent encounter
S59.819S …… sequela
S59.9 Unspecified injury of elbow and forearm
S59.90 Unspecified injury of elbow
S59.901 Unspecified injury of right elbow
S59.901A …… initial encounter
S59.901D …… subsequent encounter
S59.901S …… sequela

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