2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S60.559D

Superficial foreign body of unspecified hand, subsequent encounter

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S60.559D is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Superficial foreign body of unspecified hand, subs encntr
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S60.559D became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S60.559D - other international versions of ICD-10 S60.559D may differ.
The following code(s) above S60.559D 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 S60.559D:
  • 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
  • S60-S69
    2020 ICD-10-CM Range S60-S69

    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers

    Type 2 Excludes
    Injuries to the wrist, hand and fingers
  • S60.5
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S60.5

    Other superficial injuries of hand

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    Other superficial injuries of hand
  • S60.55
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S60.55

    Superficial foreign body of hand

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Applicable To
    • Splinter in the hand
    Superficial foreign body of hand
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.
  • S60.559D is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S60.559D is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 949 Aftercare with cc/mcc
  • 950 Aftercare without cc/mcc

Convert S60.559D 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
ICD-10-CM Codes Adjacent To S60.559D
S60.551 Superficial foreign body of right hand
S60.551A …… initial encounter
S60.551D …… subsequent encounter
S60.551S …… sequela
S60.552 Superficial foreign body of left hand
S60.552A …… initial encounter
S60.552D …… subsequent encounter
S60.552S …… sequela
S60.559 Superficial foreign body of unspecified hand
S60.559A …… initial encounter
S60.559D …… subsequent encounter
S60.559S …… sequela
S60.56 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of hand
S60.561 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of right hand
S60.561A …… initial encounter
S60.561D …… subsequent encounter
S60.561S …… sequela
S60.562 Insect bite (nonvenomous) of left hand
S60.562A …… initial encounter
S60.562D …… subsequent encounter
S60.562S …… sequela

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