2020 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S62.6

Fracture of other and unspecified finger(s)

    2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
  • S62.6 should not be used for reimbursement purposes as there are multiple codes below it that contain a greater level of detail.
  • The 2020 edition of ICD-10-CM S62.6 became effective on October 1, 2019.
  • This is the American ICD-10-CM version of S62.6 - other international versions of ICD-10 S62.6 may differ.
Type 2 Excludes
Type 2 Excludes Help
A type 2 excludes note represents "not included here". A type 2 excludes note indicates that the condition excluded is not part of the condition it is excluded from but a patient may have both conditions at the same time. When a type 2 excludes note appears under a code it is acceptable to use both the code (S62.6) and the excluded code together.
  • fracture of thumb (
    ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code S62.5

    Fracture of thumb

      2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 Non-Billable/Non-Specific Code
    S62.5-
    )
The following code(s) above S62.6 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 S62.6:
  • 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
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 S62.6
S62.525P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S62.525S …… sequela
S62.526 Nondisplaced fracture of distal phalanx of unspecified thumb
S62.526A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S62.526B …… initial encounter for open fracture
S62.526D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S62.526G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S62.526K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S62.526P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S62.526S …… sequela
S62.6 Fracture of other and unspecified finger(s)
S62.60 Fracture of unspecified phalanx of finger
S62.600 Fracture of unspecified phalanx of right index finger
S62.600A …… initial encounter for closed fracture
S62.600B …… initial encounter for open fracture
S62.600D …… subsequent encounter for fracture with routine healing
S62.600G …… subsequent encounter for fracture with delayed healing
S62.600K …… subsequent encounter for fracture with nonunion
S62.600P …… subsequent encounter for fracture with malunion
S62.600S …… sequela
S62.601 Fracture of unspecified phalanx of left index finger

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