2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S62.173K

Displaced fracture of trapezium [larger multangular], unspecified wrist, subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Billable/Specific Code POA Exempt
  • S62.173K is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM code that can be used to indicate a diagnosis for reimbursement purposes.
  • Short description: Disp fx of trapezium, unsp wrist, subs for fx w nonunion
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S62.173K became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S62.173K - other international versions of ICD-10 S62.173K may differ.
The following code(s) above S62.173K 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 S62.173K:
  • 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
  • S62
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S62

    Fracture at wrist and hand level

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Note
    • A fracture not indicated as displaced or nondisplaced should be coded to displaced
    • A fracture not indicated as open or closed should be coded to closed
    Type 1 Excludes
    • traumatic amputation of wrist and hand (S68.-)
    Type 2 Excludes
    • fracture of distal parts of ulna and radius (S52.-)
    Fracture at wrist and hand level
  • S62.1
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S62.1

    Fracture of other and unspecified carpal bone(s)

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    Type 2 Excludes
    • fracture of scaphoid of wrist (S62.0-)
    Fracture of other and unspecified carpal bone(s)
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.
  • S62.173K is considered exempt from POA reporting.
ICD-10-CM S62.173K is grouped within Diagnostic Related Group(s) (MS-DRG v37.0):
  • 564 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with mcc
  • 565 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses with cc
  • 566 Other musculoskeletal system and connective tissue diagnoses without cc/mcc

Convert S62.173K 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 S62.173K
S62.172D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S62.172G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S62.172K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S62.172P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S62.172S …… sequela
S62.173 Displaced fracture of trapezium [larger multangular], unspecified wrist
S62.173A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S62.173B …… initial encounter for open fracture
S62.173D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S62.173G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S62.173K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S62.173P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S62.173S …… sequela
S62.174 Nondisplaced fracture of trapezium [larger multangular], right wrist
S62.174A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S62.174B …… initial encounter for open fracture
S62.174D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S62.174G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S62.174K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S62.174P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S62.174S …… sequela

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