2018 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S59.819A

Other specified injuries unspecified forearm, initial encounter

The following code(s) above S59.819A 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 S59.819A:
  • S00-T88
    2018 ICD-10-CM Range S00-T88

    Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes

    • 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
    2018 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 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 S59.819A is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v35.0):

Convert S59.819A to ICD-9-CM

Code History
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S59.819A
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
S59.902 Unspecified injury of left elbow
S59.902A …… initial encounter

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